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Dedication on display

Dedication on display

“In bootcamp, I was the colors team captain,” said Seaman Apprentice Courtney Gray. “For me, it’s always been something I’ve admired and respected even before I joined the Coast Guard. Our respect for the flag shows what kind of nation we are. It’s always been very dear to my heart.”

Old Glory

The American flag is folded during a retirement ceremony.

The American flag is folded during a retirement ceremony. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn. The American flag has been called many things over time. Stars and Stripes. Old Glory. The Star-Spangled Banner. But no matter what name it goes by, the American flag – and its emblematic red, white

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