Folded American flag, Pre-Folded American Flags
Pre-Folded American Flags, Folded American flag
Our pre folded flags are 100% made in the USA! Our G-Spec Government Spec American Flags are 100% cotton made to strict Government Specifications suitable for indoor use only.
Pre-folded by hand in North Carolina for your tribute or special occasion.
Available in two sizes:
5' x 9.5' standard size for military burial flags (approximate folded bottom edge dimension 22"-24"). Our standard size G-Spec Government Spec American Flags are 100% cotton made to strict Government Specifications suitable for indoor use only.
3' x 5' small size US heavyweight nylon, embroidered stars, sewn stripes, header & brass grommets.
Made in America.
What does a folded American flag mean?
The first fold symbolizes life. The second fold represents a belief in eternal life. The third fold is made in honor and remembrance of the veterans who gave their lives in defense of the country in order to help attain peace throughout the world
Why do we fold the flag 13 times?
However, some sources attribute it to the Gold Star Mothers of America while others to an Air Force chaplain stationed at the United States Air Force Academy. Some sources also indicate that the 13 folds are a nod to the original first 13 colonies. The flag folding ceremony is provided as a patriotic service.
Do you salute a folded flag?
Courtesies to the US Flag:
Small flags and flags on half-staff are not saluted. Cased and folded flags are not saluted.
What does an American flag in a triangle mean?
Meaning of Flag-Folding Program
In the U.S. Armed Forces, at the ceremony of retreat, the flag is lowered, folded in a triangle fold and kept under watch throughout the night as a tribute to our nation's honored dead.
The folded flag comes with a certificate of authenticity.