I took my daughter to visit Flags of Valor in St. Louis, Missouri — and to pay a visit to an old friend.
Flags of Valor is a massive flag display honoring every American service member who has fallen since 9/11 in the Global War on Terror. For the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, that display covered “Art Hill,” the hill directly in front of the St. Louis Art Museum in Forest Park. (RELATED: Tribute To 9/11 Victims To Resume For 20th Anniversary After Being Paused Due To Pandemic)
Flags of Valor display pays tribute to those killed in War on Terror https://t.co/NwIrO18KbS
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I went to visit Flags of Valor alone several years earlier, but this time I took my 17-year-old daughter with me. The display alone was breathtaking.
I walked to the center of the display, between the long rows of flags — each adorned with a photo of the fallen service member and a dog tag