The german embassy in Sweden flying the flag at half mast april 30th 1945, the day Hitler died - Imgur

The german embassy in Sweden flying the flag at half mast april 30th 1945, the day Hitler died

The German Embassy in Stockholm Sweden flying the Nazi flag at half mast April 1945 the day Hitler died.

The American Flag at half-mast in the sunset.

The American Flag at Sunset

U S American Flag - flown at half-staff or half-mast, the U. flag should be hoisted first to the peak for an instant and then lowered to the half-staff or half-mast position. The flag should again be raised to the peak before it is lowered for the day.

Union Jack at Half Mast over Buckingham Palace - Princess Diana's Funeral Procession - 6 September 1997 - London, England by Annabel Sheppey,

Union Jack at Half Mast over Buckingham Palace - Princess Diana's Funeral Procession - 6 September 1997 - London, England by Annabel Sheppey,

Photograph attributed to Mathew Brady of the Capitol, Washington, D.C. hung with crepe and flag flown at half staff as the Nation mourns the Assassination and Death of President Lincoln. (c. April 1865).  *s*

Interesting Photograph attributed to Mathew Brady of the Capitol, Washington, D. hung with crepe and flag flown at half staff as the Nation mourns the Assassination and Death of President Lincoln.

Germany′s flag at half-mast

In the aftermath of the terrorist slaughter in Paris, Germany's flag flew at half-mast in the Federal Republic's capital, Berlin, in a symbol of mourning.

The German embassy in Sweden flying the flag at half mast the day Hitler died (April 30th 1945).

April 1945 German Embassy in Sweden flies at half-mast / Hitler is dead

Panoramic Sept. 11th flag at half mast (Travis D 2014). This photo of The Inn at Cuckolds Lighthouse is courtesy of TripAdvisor.

Panoramic Sept. 11th flag at half mast (Travis D 2014). This photo of The Inn at Cuckolds Lighthouse is courtesy of TripAdvisor.

Spectators line Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the Capitol building, which still flies the American flag at half-mast in honor of the assassinated President Lincoln.

Spectators line Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the Capitol building, which still flies the American flag at half-mast in honor of the assassinated President Lincoln.

The German embassy in Sweden flying the flag at half mast the day Hitler died, April 30th 1945

The German embassy in Sweden flying the flag at half mast the day Hitler died, April 1945

Suicides in the Military – A Daily Dilemma  By CHRISTINE STAPLETON

Suicides in the Military – A Daily Dilemma

Why Are Flags Flown at Half-Staff in Times of Mourning?  Flying a flag at half-staff has become a well-recognized symbol of national grieving.  How did the tradition of flying the flag at half-staff get started?  It’s tough to say, but the oldest commonly accepted reference to a half-staff flag dates back to 1612, when the captain of the British ship Heart’s Ease died on a journey to Canada. When the ship returned to London, it was flying its flag at half-mast to honor the departed captain…

Why Are Flags Flown at Half-Staff in Times of Mourning?

This site can send you e-mail reminders for when to  hang your American flag at half staff.

Sheriff refuses to lower flag in honor of Nelson Mandela – is it a Problem?

flags at half mast and coffins stacked on the stern, <b>Mackay</b>-<b>Bennett</b> ...

Titanic: With flags at half mast and coffins stacked on the stern, Mackay-Bennett arrived in Halifax to the tolling of church bells on 30 April

Znaczek: Concentration camp, flag at half-mast & soldiers graves (Austria) (Anschluss) Mi:AT 1914,Sn:AT 1422,Yt:AT 1742,Sg:AT 2156,ANK:AT 1945

Stamp: Concentration camp, flag at half-mast & soldiers graves (Austria) (Anschluss) Mi:AT 1945

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