Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Williamsburg Invites Public to Help Place Flags on Graves for Veterans Day

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WILLIAMSBURG —The City of Williamsburg is inviting the public to help place flags on the graves of veterans in Cedar Grove Cemetery Wednesday at 9 a.m.

The Patrick Henry Chapter of the Disabled American Veterans, Rotary Club of James City County, Salvation Army of Williamsburg, Cedar Grove Historical Society, Williamsburg Daughters of the American Revolution, representatives from the city police and fire departments, veterans, and residents will help place more than 500 flags in honor of Veterans Day, the city said.

Those interested in participating should meet caretaker Bill Brown at the flagpole Wednesday. Flags will be provided.

For questions about the flag setting, contact Bill Brown at dbrown@williamsburgva.gov.

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