The Flag installed in 2011 is taken down and the new Flag is installed on the ceiling of Warrior's Way at Craig Joint Theater Hospital at Bagram AB, Afghanistan. The team will practice folding the 20'x30' Flag for the upcoming retirement ceremony.
The Flag installed on July 4, 2011.
June 30, 2014 --- New York City
The bright white stars are 9 1/2 inches from tip to tip on this 20’x30’ American flag. It’s massive. And it was unfurled recently on the East steps of the US Capitol as a tribute to our Wounded Heroes.
This special flag is headed to Craig Joint Theater Hospital at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan, courtesy of DHL Express. It will replace a similar-size flag that is currently hanging from the ceiling in an area called Warrior’s Way. That flag, installed in 2011, will soon be retired. All the Wounded Warriors coming off the battlefield into the largest US military hospital in Afghanistan pass under this flag... MORE