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Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Kyler L. Estrada

Died February 14, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom

21, of Maricopa, Ariz.; assigned to 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Feb. 14 as a result of a non-combat training incident in Djibouti.

Arizona flags lowered to honor sailor killed in Djibouti

The Associated Press

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer has ordered the lowering of all flags at state office buildings to half-staff from sunrise to sunset Monday in honor of a fallen Arizona sailor.

The Department of Defense says a 21-year-old Petty Officer 3rd Class Kyler L. Estrada died Feb. 14 during a non-combat related training incident in Djibouti.

Estrada is from the town of Maricopa. Funeral services are scheduled Monday in Queen Creek.

Estrada was a Navy hospital corpsman and was assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit based at Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Arizona authorities say individuals, businesses and other organizations are encouraged to join in the tribute to Estrada.

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