2017 Memorial Day Ceremony and The Avenue of Flags
May 29, 2017
The Avenue of Flags is a Memorial Day and 4th of July tradition co-sponsored by the Gretna American Legion Leonard Conley Post 216. Members of Legion Post 216, Legion Riders, Sons, Auxiliary, VFW Post 10725, and Gretna Boy Scout and Cub Scout Troops raise the flags at 0700 and retrieve them at 1700. This year, 223 flags, all sponsored by a family member of a loved one who perished while serving, or who has since..