14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Festival of Flags in Ringgold, GA

Ringgold, Georgia. Population 3,500. More than 1,400 flags. Known as “The Festival of Flags,” this bi-annual celebration honors the lives of fallen soldiers from Catoosa County by displaying a flag and commemorative wooden cross in their honor. The flags are raised for the two weeks surrounding Memorial and Veteran’s Days each year.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Ringgold, Georgia, United States of America
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