From our nation’s capitol to our Eldora Memorial

Eldora Veteran’s Memorial Committee member Christie Pence (on left), Byrtie Allen, and her son David Allen (on right). (Photo Submitted)

 


ELDORA – All the way from our nation’s capitol, an American flag was brought to Eldora.

The Capitol Flag Program began in 1937 when a Member of Congress requested a flag that had flown over the Capitol. Over the years, the focus of the program gradually expanded to encompass the commemoration of national holidays and various special events, as well as to honor the work of groups such as schools and civic organizations.

Read the full article in the October 22 edition of the Eldora Herald-Ledger.