Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff tomorrow in honor of a fallen Fort Campbell soldier.
According to the Department of Defense, 26-year old Sergeant Corey E. Garver, of Topsham, Maine, died June 23rd, in Zormat, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team and was deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Funeral services and interment for Sergeant Garver will be held on tomorrow afternoon at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
Governor Beshear urges individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.