Category Archives: Patriotism

13 Jan
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Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America written by Lishmarie Hunter The holidays bring out many traditions and sometimes we do not know where these traditions come from. We see trees and wreaths throughout the season… But where and when did these traditions start? ...

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Days to Display the US Flag- VOM Magazine - Delaware
16 Dec
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Days to Display the Flag (December 2023- February 2024)

Holidays to Display Flag Dec 2023 – Feb 2024 Winter Issue · Dec 7- National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day (1/2 staff until sunset) · Dec 25 – Christmas Day · January 1 – New Years Day · January 15 – ...

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11 Nov
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Designing The American Flag

Happy Veterans Day! Honor your vets this day by learning about the Designing The American Flag The current design of the U.S. flag is its 27th; the design of the flag has been modified officially 26 times since 1777. The 48-star flag ...

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Army Code Talkers - VOM Magazine - Delaware
21 Oct
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Army Code Talkers

Native Americans in the U.S. Army, Code Talkers, Retrieved, 20 August 2023,http: Army.mil. Pike. David.The Importance of Communications in the Military. Retrieved, (2021), Retrieved 19 August 2023,http:blog.sametec.com. Lincoln Riddle,GuestAuthor, Much More Than Code Talking – The Role of Native Americans ...

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Days to Display the US Flag- VOM Magazine - Delaware
02 Sep
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Days to Display the Flag (September-November 2023)

Holidays to Display Flag Sept – Nov 2023 Fall Issue · Labor Day – Sept 4 · Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance – Sept 11, half staff until sunset · POW/MIA Recognition Day – Sept 15 ...

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How to Dispose of the US Flag- VOM Magazine - Delaware
26 Aug
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VFWs can Dispose of American Flags in our Local Area

Find a Location right near you! Search here: www.usflagstore.com The process and tradition of properly retiring an American flag requires finding a disposal location in your area. At one of these locations (VFW, American Legion, others), your American flag can ...

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History of Furry Warriors - VOM Magazine - Delaware
22 Jul
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History of Furry Warriors

Above photo credit: 11/3/1945 WAR DOGS RETURN… First members of infantry scout dog platoons to arrive from overseas get back their land legs by limbering up with their masters, as this one does here. He returned with over 90 dogs ...

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Meaning Behind the US Flag- VOM Magazine - Delaware
01 Jul
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The Meaning Behind the 13 Folds of the U.S. Flag

Original article from www.NationalFlagFoundation.org If you’ve ever attended a military funeral, perhaps you noticed that the honor guards pay meticulous attention to folding the U.S. flag that once draped the casket. Guards make crisp, precise folds a total of 13 ...

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Days to Display the US Flag- VOM Magazine - Delaware
10 Jun
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Days to Display the Flag (June-August 2023)

Holidays to Display Flag June – August 2023 Flag Day – June 14 U.S. Army Founded – June 14, 1775 Father’s Day – June 18 Independence Day – July 4 National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day – July 27 Korean ...

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How to Display the U.S. Flag - VOM Magazine - Delaware
17 May
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How to Display the U.S. Flag

The flag should be hoisted brisklyand lowered ceremoniously. The flag is never allowed totouch the ground or the floor. When hung over a sidewalk on a rope extending from a building to a pole, the union stars are always away ...

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