Flags Lowered to Half-Staff February 18, 2019 in Honor of Fallen Fort Campbell Soldier

Governor Matt Bevin has directed that US and Kentucky flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Monday, February 18, 2019 in honor of Fort Campbell soldier Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan Farmer. The 37-year-old Boynton Beach, Florida native was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group (airborne), in Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Chief Warrant Officer Farmer died January 16, 2019 in Manbij, Syria, as a result of wounds sustained from a suicide improvised explosive device. Services for Chief Warrant Officer Farmer will be held at 10:30am on Monday, February 18, 2019. Governor Bevin encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute of lowering the flag in honor of Chief Warrant Officer Farmer.

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