Gov. LePage Orders Flags in Lewiston and New Gloucester to Half Staff on Sunday, February 27, 2011 to Honor Pvt. Jordan Chase
February 25, 2011
Augusta, Maine - Governor Paul LePage has ordered flags to half staff on Sunday, February 27, 2011 in the communities of Lewiston and New Gloucester to honor Private Jordan Chase of the Maine Army National Guard. Private Chase was born in Lewiston and funeral services will be held in New Gloucester on Sunday.
Private Chase was attending basic training at Fort Jackson in South Carolina when he passed away earlier in the week.
Governor LePage is in Washington, D.C. on official business this weekend. State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin will be representing the Governor at the funeral services.
The Flag Order only applies to Lewiston and New Gloucester.