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Flags: Question #
Approximately how long is "to the color"?
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Questions in this topic: Flags

1 .
On post, where is building number 1 located?
2 .
Other than Garrison, Post, Field, Storm and Internment flags, name the other types of military flags.
3 .
How is the flag flown on Memorial Day?
4 .
When the flag is flown at night, what must be done?
5 .
What date was the Army flag dedicated?
6 .
When a President or Past President dies, how long is the flag flown at half-mast?
7 .
How is the flag draped over the casket?
8 .
How many stripes does the American flag have?
9 .
What is the difference between the National Colors and the National Flag?
10 .
What do the colors on the flag represent?
11 .
When Military personnel die, the flag is presented to the beneficiary, who provides the flag?
12 .
When the national flag is worn out, how is it disposed of?
13 .
What are the 2 ways that the flag can be displayed?
14 .
Who is traditionally responsible for the safeguarding, care and display of the unit's colors?
15 .
How is the American flag raised to the half-staff position?
16 .
If a flag is in the half-staff position, how is it lowered?
17 .
When folded, what is the shape of the American flag?
18 .
What does the Hoist and Fly of a flag mean?
19 .
What Army Regulation governs the raising and the lowering of the Flag?
20 .
What are the two bugle calls played at Retreat?
21 .
What are some places that the flag is flown 24 hours a day by specific legal authority as of January 1966?
22 .
Are the colors ever dipped as a salute or compliment?
23 .
Name the 3 types of flags normally flown and their sizes
24 .
What are the 5 basic US flags used by the Army?
25 .
When a new state enters the Union, when is the star added to the flag?
26 .
Approximately how long is "to the color"?
27 .
How many National colors can be present during a review, parade, or honor guard ceremony?
28 .
What is the height of a flagpole?
29 .
What are the dimensions of the campaign streamers displayed on the Army Flag?
30 .
What can be found on all but the last three campaign streeamers displayed on the Army flag?

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