NC_flag_half_staffRALEIGH — The governor also ordered the state flag to be flown at half-staff today in honor of the five servicemen killed last week.

The flag will be lowered from sunrise to sunset. One of the victims, Sgt. David Wyatt, was born in Morganton and was stationed at Camp Lejeurne during his 11-year career with the Marine Corps.

Other Marines killed in the shooting include Gunner Sgt. Thomas Sullivan, Sgt. Carson Lolmquist and Lance Cpl. Squire Wells.

Navy Petty Officer Randall Smith died Saturday from wounds sustained in the shooting.