Honoring Illinois’ Fallen

(Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

United States and Illinois flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset on Saturday, January 18, 2020

The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor and remembrance of:

  • SPC Henry Jarrett “Mitch” Mayfield Jr.
    United States Army
    Hometown: Hazel Crest, Illinois

Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency’s personnel until:

  • Sunset on Saturday, January 18, 2020