Category Archives: Holiday

Flag Day

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the official flag of the United States on June 14, 1777. Various local and state celebrations of the anniversary date back to at least 1885 and National Flag Day was adopted in 1949.

Flag of the United States at the USS Yorktown (CV-10)
Flag of the United States  leading to the USS Yorktown (CV-10) – click on photo for larger view

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum proudly displays the US Flag every day.

Flag of the United States
Flags of the United States lining the walkway to the USS Yorktown (CV-10)- click on photo for larger view

This banner serves as an additional patriotic reminder as you approach the aircraft carrier.

I Pledge Allegiance
“I Pledge Allegiance”  – click on photo for larger view

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, Mount Pleasant, SC.