for Immediate Release
June 4, 2014
Corbett Issues Flag Order to Honor Fallen Schuylkill County Soldier
Harrisburg- Governor Tom
Corbett today ordered all United States and Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol
Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Schuylkill County lowered to
half-staff on Saturday, June 7, in honor of U.S. Army Captain Jason B. Jones.
29, of Orwigsburg, was killed in Afghanistan on June 2. Jones was assigned 1st
Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
shall remain at half-staff for Jones until sunset on Saturday, the day of his
memorial service in Pottsville, Schuylkill County.
Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.
Owen McEvoy, 717-783-1116