Proper flag etiquette is not just for members of the military. Everyone should know the basics of how to properly show respect to the symbol of our great nation, the American flag. Oftentimes many of us do not practice proper flag etiquette simply because we are not familiar with it. Here are some basic guidelines for civilians when you are in the United States:
With the 4th of July tomorrow, our dear friend Faith has a primer on flag etiquette. There’s a good chance you’ll be at a parade or other ceremony.
And while you’re there, poke around the rest of her excellent blog.