|NEW FLAG TO JOIN HISTORIC COLLECTION
The National Flag Exhibit has announced that a fund has been set up to raise money for a United States Marine Corps Flag. The giant banner measuring 45x90 feet will be one of the largest of it's kind in the world.
The flag will join the 90 foot U.S. Navy Flag and others next year as part of an "Official" Commemorative Exhibit and tour.
The Navy Flag was commissioned by the Captain of the U.S.S. Constitution and first kept aboard ship under guard by a Marine Corps Honor Guard.
This flag will be paid for by small donations....Donations of any size under one hundred dollars can be made to the Marine Corps Flag Fund C/O Mutual Bank 336 Plymouth Street Halifax, MA 02338................However talk to Marc Valentine first and he will tell you all about it. (781-293-5662)
|90ft U.S. Navy Flag is flown with the Secretary of the Navy at ceremonies at the Portsmouth Navel Sub Base