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Gov. Corbett orders flags lowered in honor of Martino
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
HARRISBURG - Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered all United States and Pennsylvania flags at the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Clearfield County to be flown at half-staff on Thursday in honor of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua M. Martino.
Martino, 19, of DuBois, Clearfield County, died March 18 during a military training operation in Nevada.
Flags shall remain at half-staff until sundown Thursday, the day of Martino's funeral.
All Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.
The seven Marines who were killed in the training operation ranged in age from 19 to 26. Some had served overseas; others were training for their first deployment.
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