December 6, 1996
TO: All State
of the Washington State and United States Flags
At the request of President Clinton, I am directing
that flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half staff
tomorrow, December 7, in recognition of National Pearl Harbor
Remembrance Day and to honor those Americans who died as a result
of the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. This is a statewide flag
Flags may be raised to full staff at the morning
of the following day, December 8.
Please notify all of your remote and branch
sites. If you have any questions please contact Brent Heinemann
at (360) 753-6780.
cc: Elected Officials
Washington State Legislature
State Colleges and Universities