Flag Retirement Ceremony

Event occured on Sat, Jun 15 2013, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

The Ceremony for Retirement of Unserviceable Flags is outlined in Resolution No. 440, passed by the 19th National Convention of The American Legion in New York, Sept. 20-23, 1937. The ceremony has been an integral part of American Legion ritual since that time. Join your local veterans June 15 as they retire flags collected by local businesses and residents . Flags may be dropped off at the Legion Post #485 anytime by utilizing the red/white and blue container outside on the Northeast side of the post. All are welcome to attend.