Flags In – Memorial Day 2024

George Mason District Scouts Honoring our Veterans

Celebrate Memorial Day by joining the George Mason District Crews, Troops, and Packs for “Flags-in” – placing American Flags on the graves of veterans.

Class-A Uniforms

The scout family’s pick-up flags at the Chapel: The National Memorial Park, 7482 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA 22042.  Families should then move into the NMP and place flags.  

Schedule for May 27, 2024 (Monday)                    

  • 10:00 am – Event Starts – get flags and instructions
  • 11:00 am and 12:00 pm – TAPS blown (buglers needed)
  • 12:15 pm – Pizza will be available about 12:00pm.  Water and Gatorade will be provided.
  • 1:00 pm – Event ends

Scout service hours (up to 3 hours) will be available.  Each participating Scout earns a unique patch and rocker.  

For more information, please contact: Russell Pittman at (571) 354-7378 or ruspittman@gmail.com 

Slideshow: How to Identify Veteran’s Graves

Pamphlet:  How to Identify Veteran’s Graves