10 FACTS ABOUT USA FLAG

1

There have been 27 different versions of the US flag.

2

The flag can be displayed at all times. 

3

The colors were chosen carefully. 

Red:  hardiness and valor  White: purity and innocence  Blue: vigilance, perseverance and justice.

4

The current design wasn’t professionally made. 

5

The current flag is the only one to have lasted more than 50 years. 

6

A snippet of the flag the Star Spangled Banner was written about was sold in 2011 

7

The Flag has a national day of recognition. 

8

Flags should be disposed of in a “dignified manner.” 

9

The flag can touch the ground and still be used. 

10

Five American Flags have made it to the moon.