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Celebrate the American flag on Flag Day, June 14

Honoring The Flag on Flag Day

Folding the flag with pride.

Greetings from General Sarge HQ! Here I am checking in once again for another great patriotic day on the calendar.

Did you know Thursday, June 14th is Flag Day?

While Flag Day isn’t an official federal holiday, it’s been celebrated on June 14th for a long time. Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which took place by a resolution of the Second Continental Congress way back in 1777!

That’s 235 years ago!

In honor of the day I gathered a couple of my furry-friend recruits waiting for deployment to help fold the flag. You will also notice a certificate in this picture too. There’s a New York State flag neatly folded in that package which New York State Senator Michael Nozzolio recently presented to my human-owners’ parents! The flag was flown at the Albany, New York State Legislature building. We’re going to send it to my human-owner PFC Ben in Afghanistan so he can fly it there and remember his home state.

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