Dedication on display

Dedication on display

“In bootcamp, I was the colors team captain,” said Seaman Apprentice Courtney Gray. “For me, it’s always been something I’ve admired and respected even before I joined the Coast Guard. Our respect for the flag shows what kind of nation we are. It’s always been very dear to my heart.”


The American flag is folded during a retirement ceremony.

Old Glory

The American flag has been called many things over time. Stars and Stripes. Old Glory. The Star-Spangled Banner. But no matter what name it goes by, the American flag – and its emblematic red, white and blue – represents our […]