• Police Officer Louis Giddings plays taps during American Legion Post No. 235's observance of Flag Day at Burleson's Bartlett Park. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
  • Residents pause with veterans to honor the colors during Flag Day, observed June 14 of each year. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
  • Police Officer David Wardlaw, left, commander of American Legion Post No. 235, discusses the purpose of Flag Day and the proper retirement of the U.S. Flag. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
  • U.S. Navy veteran Dale Dexheimer, left, talks with U.S. Marines veteran Ken Richardson. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTER
  • Sandy Mason honorably retires an unserviceable U.S. Flag during American Legion Post No. 235's observance of Flag Day. Once a flag is rendered to be of a condition no longer fitting for display, the U.S. Flag Code stipulates the most preferable retirement is by incineration.

Veterans observe Flag Day at Bartlett Park

Members of American Legion Post No. 235 observed Flag Day by honorably retiring unserviceable U.S. Flags. Once a flag is rendered to be of a condition no longer fitting for display, the U.S. Flag Code stipulates the most preferable retirement is by incineration.

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327 N.W. Renfro St.
PO Box 909
Burleson, TX 76028-0909

Phone: 817-295-0486
FAX: 817-295-5278

 

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Police Officer Louis Giddings plays taps during American Legion Post No. 235's observance of Flag Day at Burleson's Bartlett Park. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTERResidents pause with veterans to honor the colors during Flag Day, observed June 14 of each year. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTERPolice Officer David Wardlaw, left, commander of American Legion Post No. 235, discusses the purpose of Flag Day and the proper retirement of the U.S. Flag. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTERU.S. Navy veteran Dale Dexheimer, left, talks with U.S. Marines veteran Ken Richardson. Burleson Star/BRIAN PORTERSandy Mason honorably retires an unserviceable U.S. Flag during American Legion Post No. 235's observance of Flag Day. Once a flag is rendered to be of a condition no longer fitting for display, the U.S. Flag Code stipulates the most preferable retirement is by incineration.