MESSAGES 2014 :: JULY 24, 2014

Lowering of North Carolina State Flags on July 27 for Korean War Veterans Armistice Day

Gov. Pat McCrory has ordered that all North Carolina state flags be lowered to half staff at all state facilities from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, July 27, in honor of Korean War Veterans Armistice Day. The North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs estimates that 149,754 North Carolina citizens served in Korea between 1950 and 1953.