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Boy Scouts Assist The Legion In Retiring U.S. Flags

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Boy Scouts Troop 320’s Mason Casetta, Michael Casetta, David Broske, Brandon Stimmel, Nolan Sanders and Peter Gutknecht stand at attention to prepare for the ceremony. More than 900 flags have been collected for proper retirement by Post 581. Those with worn U.S. flags are invited to place Old Glory into the designated box outside the Legion hall.  
																	             – photos by Ericha Johanning
Boy Scouts Troop 320’s Mason Casetta, Michael Casetta, David Broske, Brandon Stimmel, Nolan Sanders and Peter Gutknecht stand at attention to prepare for the ceremony. More than 900 flags have been collected for proper retirement by Post 581. Those with worn U.S. flags are invited to place Old Glory into the designated box outside the Legion hall. – photos by Ericha Johanning

The Columbia American Legion Post 581 and local Boy Scouts conducted a U.S. flag retirement ceremony on Sept. 14. More than 900 flags have been collected for proper retirement by Post 581. Those with worn U.S. flags are invited to place Old Glory into the designated box outside the Legion hall.

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