Operation Flags for Vets

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    Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 10:00am

Volunteers needed to place 64,000 flags.

Operation Flags for Vets will be on Saturday, November 7 at 10am. Volunteers of all ages are welcomed to help place 64,000 flags on the gravesites of veterans at Massachusetts Veterans Community Cemetery in Bourne. 

A short ceremony will be held at the flagpole at the end of the Avenue of Flags at 10 AM followed by the actual placement of the flags. Please bring a long-shanked screwdriver with you to aid in making starter holes for the flags. Also, please do not begin planting flags before the end of the ceremony. Flag removal will take place on Sunday November 15th, 2015 at 10 a.m.

Operation Flags for Vets is a program of the SFC Jared C. Monti Charitable Foundation established in memory of Medal of Honor recipient SFC Jared C. Monti; KIA Afghanistan 6-21-06. Donations to our foundation may be mailed to Paul Monti 408 Center Street, Raynham, MA 02767.

Address: Massachusetts Veterans Community Cemetery, Connery Avenue, Bourne, MA
Website: www.sfcjaredcmonti.com

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