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Flag Observances for September

Days on which it is recommended to fly the US Flag

All persons and businesses are encouraged to fly the flag every day, but especially on the following days. Monday, September 2: Victory over Japan in World War 2 Day.Monday, September 2: Labor Day (Federal Holiday, first Monday of September)Wednesday, September 11: Half-mast all day, Patriot Day (marks the attacks …

Bud Kelder, far left, before WWII. John Eakin saw this picture of his distant cousin on the wall of his great aunt's house when he was 15 and asked who he was. That was the first time he learned of Bud's story - and the only time he saw his grandpa cry. (