Gov. Justice orders flags to be flown at half-staff on Sept. 19, 2018 in commemoration of burial service for WV soldier killed in Afghanistan


​CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice has ordered all US and West Virginia state flags displayed at the Capitol Complex in Charleston and all state facilities in Taylor County to be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, in commemoration of the burial service for U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Allen Bolyard.

Bolyard, a native of Grafton, was tragically killed in the line of duty on September 3, 2018, in eastern Afghanistan. He served as the squadron command sergeant major assigned to Headquarters Troop, 3rd Squadron, 1stSecurity Force Assistance Brigade.

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