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Disabled Veterans to Hold Flag Retirement Service in District 6

MEDIA ADVISORY Friday July 11, 2014
Contact: Chiara Morrow
Phone: 205-254-2055
Cell: 205-908-7392
chiara.morrow@birminghamal.gov

Birmingham, Ala. — The Disabled American Veterans of Birmingham Chapter 4 will hold a flag retirement and disposal service Saturday, July 12 at 12:00 p.m. at the chapter headquarters located at 238 2nd Avenue North in Birmingham. The flags–which have reached the end of their service life–are coming from the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo.

The event is free and open to the public. Members of the media are encouraged to attend.

WHAT: Disabled American Veterans, Flag Retirement and Disposal Service

WHEN:  Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: 238 2nd Avenue North
Birmingham, Alabama 35204

WHO: Birmingham City Councilor and U.S. Army Retiree Sheila Tyson
Alabama Veterans from all branches of the United States Military
County Commissioner and Retired General George Bowman

For more information please contact the Office of Councilor Sheila Tyson at 205.254.2359. For direct media inquiries please contact Birmingham City Council Public Information Officer Chiara Morrow at 205-908-7392 or Chiara.morrow@birminghamal.gov.