Celebrating Flag Day

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June 14 is recognized as Flag Day.

The day commemorates the adoption of the American flag on June 14, 1777.

The flag was designed by Francis Hopkinson, Continental Congressman from New Jersey.

The U.S. Army also celebrates their birthday on this date as well, congress adopted “American Continental Army” on June 14, 1775, just two years before the first Flag Day.

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