Kasich orders all flags be flown half-staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


Gov. John Kasich ordered all flags be flown at half-staff in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

From sunrise to sunset Thursday, flags will be at half staff to honor those who lost their lives serving our country in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. 

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From Kasich’s Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day resolution: “We remember the lives lost that tragic December morning and we owe all men and women of our military a debt of gratitude that we can never fully repay.” 

At 7:55 a.m. on Dec. 7, 1941, 2,400 Americans were killed and 1,200 were wounded when 360 Japanese warplanes descended on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor in a surprise attack, according to history.com.

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