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U.S. Coast Guard Flag

January 28, 2023 Leave a comment

January 28, 1915 – The Coast Guard was created by an act of the U.S. Congress to fight contraband trade and aid distressed vessels at sea.

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U.S. Navy Flag

January 21, 2023 Leave a comment

January 11, 1911 — Top Gun Maverick: For the first time an aircraft landed on a ship. Pilot Eugene B. Ely flew onto the deck of the USS Pennsylvania in San Francisco harbor.

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U.S. Cavalry Flag

January 14, 2023 Leave a comment

January 8, 1877 — January 8, 1877 — Crazy Horse and his warriors fought their final battle against the U.S. Cavalry in Montana.

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Happy New Year Flag

January 7, 2023 Leave a comment

January 1, 2022 — Happy New Year

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Merry Christmas Flag

December 31, 2022 Leave a comment

December 25, 2022 — Merry Christmas

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It’s 5:00 Somewhere Flag

December 24, 2022 Leave a comment

December 18, 17917 — The Eighteenth Amendment of the United States Constitution effectively establishing the prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States by declaring the production, transport, and sale of alcohol (though not the consumption or private possession) illegal was passed by the Senate and officially proposed to the states.

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Sons of Liberty Flag

December 17, 2022 Leave a comment

December 16, 1773 — The Boston Tea Party was an American political and mercantile protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, Massachusetts

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U.S. Navy Flag

December 10, 2022 Leave a comment

December 7, 1941 — Japan attacks the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor

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Grand Union Flag

December 3, 2022 Leave a comment

November 30, 1782 — The United States and Britain signed preliminary peace articles in Paris, ending the Revolutionary War.

December 3, 1775 — Americans first hoisted the the Grand Union Flag on the colonial warship Alfred, in the harbor on the western shore of the Delaware River at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on December 3, 1775, by newly appointed Lieutenant John Paul Jones of the formative Continental Navy.

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An Appeal to Heaven Flag

November 26, 2022 Leave a comment

Thanksgiving, 2022

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