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Memorial Day Flag Placement at Barrancas National Cemetery 2017


Memorial Day Flag Placement at Barrancas National Cemetery 2017
Date/Time
Registration Begins
4/1/2017 9:00 AM
Last Day To Register
5/26/2017 5:00 PM
Location
Barrancas National Cemetery
Pensacola, FL, US
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Memorial Day Flag Placement at Barrancas National Cemetery, NAS Pensacola. This year the Gulf Coast Council, Pensacola Bay District's Flag Placement will take place on Saturday, May 27, 7:00 a.m.

 

What: 2017 Memorial Day Flag Placement at Barrancas National Cemetery

When: Saturday May 27, 2017 at 0700 (7:00 a.m.).  There will be no cancellation for rain; the event will proceed, as Memorial Day will occur on Monday May 29th (So please bring rain gear). 

Where:  Flag Pole Pavilion Committal Shelter B (after entering the Main Gate of NAS Pensacola, keep straight, head South on Duncan Road, then pass Taylor Road and turn into the Cemetery, which will be a right turn to the West.)

Who: Your Troop, Your Pack plus parents, friends and family.

How:  Flags are to be placed 12 inches (one foot) in front of the headstones and markers.  The front of the headstone is marked with the religious emblems along with the name of the decedent.  The back of the headstone has the section and grave number.

Cemetery Etiquette:  Do not walk, stand or sit on Headstones and Grave Markers.  Remember, Barrancas National Cemetery is the final resting place for our military members and their family members and is hallowed ground.

 

No reason to register for this event. Judge Gary Bergosh has received confirmation that NAS will allow Boy Scouts on base to place flags. Thank you!

 

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Pensacola, FL 32506

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