Calverton Flag Placement
All Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, Venture Crews, Explorer Posts, and Scouting
families are invited to participate in the annual flag placement at Calverton National
Cemetery on Saturday, May 23, 2020. Calverton National Cemetery is off of Route 25 in
The event begins at 9:30 a.m. when units, at their pre-assigned areas of the cemetery,
place U.S. GRAVESITE FLAGS at each grave to recognize and honor our military men
and women. At 11:00 a.m., following the placement of flags, all Scouts and families are
invited to participate in a short ceremony and enjoy refreshments. Units are expected to
return the following Saturday, May 30th, at 9:30 a.m. to remove the flags and place them
in bundles for storage for the following year.
This event is sponsored and coordinated through The American Legion Pearl Harbor
Memorial Post. For more information, contact the Suffolk County Council Service
Center at 631-924-7000 or Frank Bailey, Council Calverton Memorial Day Chairman at
631-732-4529. NO LATE FORMS ACCEPTED AFTER APRIL 15th.
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