Flags at half-staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 04:25:31 GMT —
We honor those who died and were wounded during the attack on Pearl Habor, December 7th, 1941.
A 1996 Missouri state law directs that flags at state and local government buildings be flown at half-staff on this date in remembrance of the sacrifices made by our men and women in uniform.
In Iowa, Governor Terry Branstad ordered all flags be flown at half-staff this weekend in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
Businesses and other government subdivisions are encouraged to fly the flag at half-staff for the same length of time as a sign of respect.