Half Mast Flag News:
December 6, 2013 - President Obama has ordered US flags to half staff Immediately until Sunset, December 9, 2013 in Honor of Nelson Mandela.
President Obama has ordered US flags to half staff on 12/7/2013 for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, 2013.
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So there was an overlap of the observance of Pearl Harbor Day and for the passing of Mr. Mandela.
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