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Governor Christie Orders Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Soldier

(File photo. Credit: Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

(File photo. Credit: Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

Trenton, N.J. (CBS)– On October 2nd, Governor Chris Christie signed an Executive Order that orders all State buildings to fly flags at half-staff on Friday, October 4th to honor the service and sacrifice of United States Army Staff Sergeant Timothy R. McGill.

McGill, a resident of Ramsey, NJ and 2001 graduate of Ramsey High School, tragically lost his life while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.