LINCOLN, Neb. (KCAU) – Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is having all U.S. and Nebraska flags to fly at half-staff to honor U.S. Marine Corporal Daegan Page.
Corporal Page, who graduated from Millard South High School, was killed while serving in Afghanistan on August 26, 2021.
A procession is being held on Friday as Corporal Page’s body is transported from Eppley Airfield in Omaha to Braman Mortuary in southwest Omaha starting at 1:30 p.m.
Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on September 17. Flags flying at half-staff on Saturday, September 11 will also observe Patriot Day.
Corporal Page’s funeral is planned for Friday, September 17.