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~ Governor Ron DeSantis has issued a proclamation for the 156th Anniversary of Memorial Day, directing all flags in the State of Florida to be flown at half-staff on Monday, May 27, 2024. This is a day to honor and remember the brave men and women of the United States armed forces who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

In his statement, Governor DeSantis expressed his gratitude for the selfless bravery of these heroes who laid down their lives to protect their fellow citizens. He also urged everyone to never forget their unwavering commitment to protecting the nation's highest ideal of freedom, even in the face of grave danger.

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The flags will be flown at half-staff from sunrise until noon at all local and state buildings, installations, and grounds throughout Florida. This gesture serves as a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made by these courageous individuals.

To read Governor DeSantis' full proclamation, click here. As we observe this Memorial Day, let us honor and pay tribute to those who have given everything for our country.

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