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The flags on Boston Common for Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Mark Katic-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

37,000 American Flags On Boston Common Honor Massachusetts Casualties Of War

A Memorial Day tradition has transformed Boston Common once again for the holiday weekend.

05/22/2014

33,000 8-by-12-inch American flags on the Common to honor Massachusetts' war dead from the Civil War to the present. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Made In The U.S.A?

Why are so many American flags made outside the United States?

07/04/2013

33,000 8-by-12-inch American flags on the Common to honor Massachusetts' war dead from the Civil War to the present. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

33,000 Flags On Boston Common Honor State’s Fallen Heroes

An American flag for every fallen hero in the state of Massachusetts – 33,000 since the Civil War – now sits on Boston Common.

05/23/2013

An unidentified woman weeps beside a gravestone in Bourne National Cemetery. (Photo Credit: Bree Sison)

Father Of Fallen Soldier Looks For Help Placing Flags In Bourne Cemetery

The father of fallen soldier SFC Jared Monti is once again placing 56,000 flags on the graves of veterans in the Bourne National Cemetery on Veterans Day.

10/16/2012

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