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Flag retirement ceremony held in Exeter Township

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 16 2014 09:44:40 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 16 2014 10:09:03 PM CDT

Old flags are getting a proper send-off in Exeter Township.

EXETER TWP., Pa. -

Old flags are getting a proper send-off in Exeter Township.

A flag retirement ceremony was held Monday night at Forest Hills Memorial Park.

The Civil Air Patrol Reading Composite Squadron 811 burned torn, dirty, and tattered flags.

The event is held each year around Flag Day, which was Saturday.