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National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2021


Illustrative American and Delaware State Flags at Half Staff to represent Flag Status

In acknowledgement of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, Delaware Code (Title 29, Section 408) requires Delaware State agencies, including all public schools, to display a POW/MIA flag each year on the third Friday in September as described below.

§408 Display of POW/MIA flag.
“State agencies, including all public schools, shall cause a POW/MIA flag to be displayed out of doors (weather permitting) on its installation, grounds or campus at each location on National POW/MIA Recognition Day. This section shall apply only where public buildings, including school buildings are equipped with flagpoles.”

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is Friday, September 17, 2021.

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National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2021


Illustrative American and Delaware State Flags at Half Staff to represent Flag Status

In acknowledgement of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, Delaware Code (Title 29, Section 408) requires Delaware State agencies, including all public schools, to display a POW/MIA flag each year on the third Friday in September as described below.

§408 Display of POW/MIA flag.
“State agencies, including all public schools, shall cause a POW/MIA flag to be displayed out of doors (weather permitting) on its installation, grounds or campus at each location on National POW/MIA Recognition Day. This section shall apply only where public buildings, including school buildings are equipped with flagpoles.”

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is Friday, September 17, 2021.

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