The U.S. Flag Code formalizes and unifies the traditional ways in which we give respect to the flag, also contains specific instructions on how the flag is not to be used.

The following is a list of do's and don'ts associated with Old Glory, the U.S. Flag.

When displaying the flag, DO the following:

When saluting the flag DO the following:

When stowing or disposing of the flag, DO the following:

Quick list of Flag Etiquette Don'ts:


Post Meetings

Post Meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the third Thursday of each month


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