Sons of Legion remove 1,100 worn flags from Boxwood

Staff Reports Posted 25 October 2017 at 7:33 pm

New flags will be put out in spring before Memorial Day

Provided photo from Gary Hill

MEDINA – Guy Eaton of the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 204 in Medina removes flags from Boxwood Cemetery there were tattered and worn.

The Sons of the American Legion removed about 1,100 flags and retired them in a flag-burning ceremony this evening.

The Sons will put new flags out in the spring before Memorial Day.

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