RTaylor said:They should have a flag that represents each province in Canada, and depending on where that solidier was from they should lower that particular flag.
ArmyVern said:Someone here said something like this before in one of the other threads running on this ...
"The Canadian flag, at full staff over the Peace Tower, is a symbol and source of inspiration to our soldiers. The Canadian flag, at half-mast over the Peace Tower, is a symbol and source of inspiration to our enemy."
It pretty much sums up my thoughts on the matter.
oozieman said:I hate to say this but it is called Half Masting and not Half Staffing.
I did the research and according to the DHH site it is half MastingFrostnipped Elf said:If you do a little research you will find that either form is correct. Canadians tend to use mast, US tends to use staff, both terms arise from nautical heritage.