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Gov. Beshear ordering half-staff flags on Monday for soldier killed in action

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Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Monday, May 13, 2013, in honor of a Kentucky airman who died while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

According to the Department of Defense, Staff Sgt. Daniel N. Fannin, of Morehead, Kentucky, died on April 27 in the crash of an MC-12 aircraft near Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan.  Staff Sgt. Fannin was assigned to the 552nd Operations Support Squadron, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.

Funeral services for Staff Sgt. Fannin will be held on May 13 at 10 A.M. CT at Rose State College in Midwest City, Oklahoma.

Gov. Beshear encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.

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