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Posted on: September 23, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Flags Lowered to Half-Mast

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Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States of America flag and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts flag be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset at all state buildings on Saturday, September 25, 2021, the day of interment, in honor of United States Marine Corps (USMC) Private Anthony Muñoz, of Lawrence, MA, who passed away on September 7, 2021.

Private Muñoz will be laid to rest at the Saint Mary - Immaculate Conception Cemetery, in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

This gubernatorial order applies to:

1.  The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls

2.  Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings

3.  All state military installations

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