Photo: Scouts honor Flag Day

Published 10:28 am Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Members of Austin’s Boy Scouts, Elks Club and Color Guards saluted the lowering and re-raising of flags Tuesday at the Veterans Memorial. June 14, 2011, marked the 62nd flag day and 236th birthday of the U.S. Army. Guest speaker and Chairman of the Veterans Memorial Committee Norm Hecimovich explained the history of the American Flag and how to properly honor it during special occasions. -- Matt Peterson/

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