Guam – Guam Governor Eddie Calvo has declared a “State of Mourning” for Guam following the deaths of two Guam Guardsmen who lost their lives in Afghanistan this past Thursday.
READ the statement from Governor Calvo below:
“Christine and I, Ray and Notch ask for the prayers of every Guamanian for the families and friends of Sgt. Eugene M. Aguon, and Specialist Dwayne W. Flores. There are no words to describe the overwhelming grief of our island on this tragic day. May the Lord be with their parents and loved ones to give them strength,” Governor Calvo said.
Maj. General Benny Paulino, The Adjutant General of the Guam National Guard, has committed all resources necessary to take care of the families as they go through this most difficult time.