Gov. Gary R. Herbert has issued a statement following the death of Sgt. Bryan Cooper Mount, who was killed while serving in the line of duty in Syria.
Gov. Gary R. Herbert has ordered the lowering of the flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of Utah on Friday, July 3, 2020, in honor of the life and service of 1st Lt. Kenneth Allen.
19 residents of the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home have recovered from COVID-19. Unfortunately, 13 COVID-19 positive residents have passed away as of June 26.
In commemoration of Korean War Remembrance Day, June 25, 2020, Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a declaration honoring Utahns who fought in the Korean War.
William E. Christoffersen, a lifelong advocate for veterans in Utah, passed away earlier this week at the Salt Lake Veterans Home that bears his name.
As of May 27, a cumulative total of 41 residents and 17 Avalon Health Care employees tested positive for COVID-19 at the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home.
The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs issued the following statement by executive director Gary Harter on the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home.
Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a declaration humbly honoring the men and women who made died while in defense of the United States of America and acknowledged the sacrifice made by families left behind.
The department shared the ways Utahns may pay tribute to the fallen in this time of social distancing.