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Governor Directs Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff

February 20, 2007 - TRC

AUGUSTA In remembrance and honor of Staff Sergeant Eric Ross, Governor John E. Baldacci has directed that the United States flag and the State of Maine flag be flown at half staff from sunrise to sunset tomorrow, Wednesday, February 21, 2007.

Staff Sergeant Ross, a Maine native, died in Baqubah, Iraq on February 9.

His funeral will be held Wednesday at 11:00 am at Orono High School.

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