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Green Mountain Boys Flag

August 20, 2022 Leave a comment

August 17, 1777 — During the American Revolutionary War, the Battle of Bennington took place. New England’s minutemen routed the British regulars.

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Gadsden Flag

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August 8, 2022 — The FBI raids President Trump’s home at Mar-a-Lago.

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U.S. Coast Guard Flag

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August 4, 1790 — The Revenue Cutter Service was formed. This U.S. naval task force was the beginning of the U.S. Coast Guard.

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U.S. Navy Flag

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July 30, 1945 — The USS Indianapolis was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. The ship had just delivered key components of the Hiroshima atomic bomb to the Pacific island of Tinian. Only 316 out of 1,196 men aboard survived the attack.

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Conch Flag

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July 17, 1821 — Spain ceded Florida to the U.S.

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U.S. Marine Corps Flag

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July 11, 1798 — The U.S. Marine Corps was formally re-established by “An Act for Establishing a Marine Corps” passed by the U.S. Congress. The act also created the U.S. Marine Band. The Marines were first commissioned by the Continental Congress on November 10, 1775.

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Old Glory

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July 4, 1776 — Indepedence Day

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POW-MIA Flag

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July 2, 2022 — “You are not forgotten.”

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Army Air Corps Flag

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June 20, 1941 — The U.S. Army Air Forces was established, replacing the Army Air Corps. The Army Air Forces were abolished with the creation of the United States Air Force in 1947.

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Betsy Ross Flag

June 18, 2022 Leave a comment

June 15, 2022 — Flag Day

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