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Flag Day ceremony to be held Saturday

Flag Day ceremony to be held Saturday

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Montgomery County Veterans Service Organization, in conjunction with Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 457 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4895, will conduct the annual Flag Day ceremony beginning at 10 a.m., June 14, at VFW Post 4895, 1701 Haynes St., Clarksville.

The public is invited to attend.

The ceremony is held to properly destroy—by burning—worn, damaged or otherwise unserviceable American flags in a dignified and proper manner.

Damaged U.S. flags may be dropped off between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the Montgomery County Veterans Service Organization, 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 308, Clarksville, or at the VFW anytime during their business hours prior to the ceremony.

For more information, call the MCVSO at 553-5173 or e-mail srhopwood@montgomerycountytn.org.