TITLE

CARING FOR THE FLAG

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Soldiers;May2005, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that flags that are faded or damaged should be retired and replaced, according to the United States Flag Code. Burning of a flag which has served its purpose.
ACCESSION #
17299703

 

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