By Cheri Fisher and Su Phelps, Photos by Su Phelps
The 3rd annual Flag retirement ceremony was held at Palm Mortuary, 6701 N. Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, on June 14th 2018 by VFW Post 12093. The morning was an extension of the tradition of the Flag Retirement Ceremony, for torn and battered flags that needed to be replaced. The ceremony was presided over by the Commander Fred Herr, VFW Post 12093 telling the reason of the ceremony and told the story of the flag retirement obligation. Peggy Herr VFW Auxiliary Post 12093 helped show the proper way to fold the flag and assisted with the ceremony.