Governor Corbett Orders Flags Lowered for Lancaster County Soldier

half mastHarrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett ordered all United States and Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Lancaster County lowered to half-staff on Saturday, Oct. 26, in honor of Army Staff Sgt. Patrick H. Quinn.

Quinn, 26, of Quarryville, was killed Oct. 13 when enemy forces attacked his base in Afghanistan. A Green Beret, Quinn joined the Army in 2006.

Flags are to remain at half-staff until sunset on the day of Quinn’s burial in Lancaster County. Both the U.S. and Pennsylvania flags should be flown at full-staff on Sunday.

All Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.

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One response to “Governor Corbett Orders Flags Lowered for Lancaster County Soldier

  1. I’m so sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers to the family. God bless him!

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