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Local vets honor Flag Day

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A group of local veterans are marking Flag Day today in Tampa.

The gala ceremony starts at 9 a.m. at Knight's Point on Harbor Island. That's right next to Jackson's Bistro.

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn will be there to give the official greeting.

There will also be drums, buglers, and singers.

A local group of Vietnam veterans will also be there to hold their 46th annual reunion.

Flag Day marks the anniversary of the day the Continental Congress first adopted the U.S. Flag.  

It's also the 239th anniversary of the founding of the U.S. Army.


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