Flags In (Veterans Day)
GM Scouts Honoring our Fallen Veterans
Celebrate Veterans Day by joining the George Mason District Crews, Troops, and Packs for “Flags-in” – placing American Flags on the graves of fallen veterans.
The Scouts will gather in the Chapel at:
The National Memorial Park, 7482 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA 22042
11:30am – arrive and sign in
12:00 noon – Pizza Delivery and flag placement training
01:00pm – Begin flag placement
01:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm – TAPS blown (buglers needed)
03:30pm – Probable completion of event
On Veterans Day 2018, approximately 140 Scouts plus parents/Scouters from our District and others nearby participated in this patriotic activity. Scout service hours (3 hours) will be available. Each participating Scout earns a unique patch and rocker. Cemetery Staff will supply flags, drinks and the pizza lunch.
For more information, please contact:
Russell Pittman at (571) 354-7378 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Video: In Honor of Our Veterans