Retiring Old Glory

American Legion Post 155 in Lake Ronkonkoma had
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American Legion Post 155 in Lake Ronkonkoma had a Retiring the Colors ceremony on Flag Day on June 14, 2014 to dispose of old and worn American flags. Veterans' organizations and Boy and Girl Scouts serve as the country's conscience for proper care, display and disposal of Old Glory. (Credit: Johnny Milano)

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Exploring the proper way to use and care for the American flag and the proper way to dispose of a flag when it becomes tattered and damaged.

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