Flag Information

Information about flags, flag protocol, patriotic holidays and more.

Flag Information

Memorial Day

flags are placed in front of graves to honor fallen soldiers who will be remembered on Memorial Day May 31, 2004.

By┬áCheryl Rings Memorial Day was originally called Decoration Day and although there are many conflicting stories on it’s beginnings, most of them agree that it began as a day set aside to honor the soldiers who had fallen in service during the civil war. ┬áDates and specific groups of soldiers are what separates many of… continue