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American Flag Placement Ceremony (Memorial Day event)

May 29, 2021 @ 6:30 am - 9:00 pm

Orange County Veterans Memorial Day events begin Saturday, May 29 with American Flag placements at the Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery at 1721 Legion Road.

American Legion Post 6 joins with other local veterans, Chapel Hill Scout Troops 835 and 505 and the community to place flags on marked graves of veterans beginning at 6:30 am though 7:30 am.

After the flag placement ceremony there will be a short memorial service at 8 am. The American Legion this year will honor Major Everett “Bud” Hampton, USMC (Retired) who passed away on May 13th, 2021, at the age of 97.


For more details visit https://www.chapelhillpost6.com/post-activities/memorial-day/ .