Gov. Dayton orders flags at half-staff in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith

Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Thursday, December 7, 2017, as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Minnesota, in honor of the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the more than 2,400 Americans who lost their lives in these attacks.

Gov. Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset on Thursday, December 7, 2017, in honor and remembrance of those who died during the attack on Pearl Harbor and those who sacrificed their lives for our liberty and freedom during World War II.

Access a copy of Gov. Dayton’s proclamation.

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