From the War of 1812 to the surface of the moon: 10 facts about the American flag
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Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Here are 10 facts about Flag Day, from the number of flags on the moon to stories behind the original Star-Spangled Banner that inspired the U.S. national anthem. Photos: Students raise, salute Old Glory for Flag Day >> The American flag is raised in Sandy Friday, June 14, 2013. Two huge American flags were raised simultaneously at both Colonial Flag and Challenger School in honor of flag day.
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