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June 14, known as Flag Day, is one of our most honored and important patriotic days of our country. Of course, July 4th is more important but read on.

June 14 is the birthday of the American Army. On that date in 1775, the Continental Congress authorized the enlistment of expert riflemen to serve the United States Colonies. The following year, American declared its independence from British rule and just a year later, on June 14, 1777 the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution adopting the flag of the United States. To commemorate that occasion and honor our nation Americans have celebrated June 14 as Flag Day ever since.

 

 

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