Governor and First Lady Honor Capt. Francis D. Imlay


SACRAMENTO – On behalf of all Californians, Governor Brown and First Lady Anne Gust Brown honor Capt. Francis D. Imlay, 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. Capt. Imlay’s family will receive a letter of condolence from the Governor.


Capt. Francis D. Imlay, 31, of Vacaville, CA, died March 28 from injuries received in an accident involving an F-15 aircraft near a base in Southwest Asia. He was assigned to the 391st Fighter Squadron, Mountain Home Air Force Base, ID. Imlay was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.