Legion to host Flag Day celebration Monday

Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Greencastle Sons of the American Legion Sergeant-at-Arms Jeff Bray places a retired American Flag into the burn pit at the Greencastle American Legion during a previous Flag Day ceremony. The Legion will again be retiring flags in a ceremony Monday.

Greencastle American Legion Post 58 will celebrate Flag Day on Monday, June 14 at the post on Indianapolis Road.

The Legion and VFW Honor Guard will conduct a 21-gun salute and a Flag Day flag-burning disposal ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at the burn pit outside the Legion Post main entrance at 1401 E. Indianapolis Rd. The ceremony is open to the public.

Prior to the ceremony, the post will also host a dinner, which is free to all police, fire and ambulance service representatives, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

The general public may also partake in the meal for $8 each.

View 1 comment
Note: The nature of the Internet makes it impractical for our staff to review every comment. Please note that those who post comments on this website may do so using a screen name, which may or may not reflect a website user's actual name. Readers should be careful not to assign comments to real people who may have names similar to screen names. Refrain from obscenity in your comments, and to keep discussions civil, don't say anything in a way your grandmother would be ashamed to read.
  • interesting choice of picture to promote the event

    -- Posted by beg on Mon, Jun 14, 2021, at 9:28 AM
Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: