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American Flag Disposal
May 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
On May 28, 2022 at 8pm, The Arthur G. Depew Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6200 will hold a flag disposal ceremony at the Post at 7068 State Route 96 in Ovid, NY. In accordance with national flag etiquette guidelines, torn and tattered American flags should be destroyed in a dignified manner, preferably by burning.
The Ovid Combined VFW/American Legion Honor Guard will provide rifle salute and playing of Taps at sunset. Anyone that would like to bring their tattered flag, or would otherwise like to participate in the ceremony, are invited.