Governor and First Lady Honor Spc. Jinsu Lee


SACRAMENTO – On behalf of all Californians, Governor Brown and First Lady Anne Gust Brown honor Spc. Jinsu Lee, who bravely gave his life in service to our state and nation. The Governor and First Lady extend their deepest condolences to his family and friends at this difficult time.

In memorial, Governor Brown ordered that flags be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol today. Spc. Lee’s family will receive a letter of condolence from the Governor.


Spc. Jinsu Lee, 34, of Chatsworth, CA, died Aug. 5, in Kunar province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, HI. Lee was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.