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WHEREAS, Honor Guards across the Silver State serve with integrity, dignity and loyalty; and

WHEREAS, they demonstrate high regard for the traditions of the United States military, public safety organizations and honor the veterans who served our country; and

WHEREAS, the Honor Guard is comprised of courageous men and women who have selflessly served in our military, law enforcement, fire service and other public safety and emergency medical agencies; and

WHEREAS, all those who wear the uniform of the honor guard understand the sacrifice and are an important part of the community; and

WHEREAS, the Honor Guard serves the State of Nevada through participation in services for the fallen, presenting the colors with honor and involvement in community memorials; and

WHEREAS, the Honor Guard acts as the face of the organization they represent during solemn times of mourning and remembrance, and provide solace to Nevada families and communities during times of grief; and

WHEREAS, this is an opportunity to recognize their service and sacrifice, and show appreciation of Honor Guards who support our communities as we pay tribute and remember those who have selflessly served our state and nation;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  July 1, 2018 as

 Honor Guard Day in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Scott Anderson