The Transylvania Times -

Hoisting Of Two State Flags Demonstrates Museum's New Focus

 

April 8, 2019

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Service dog-in-training, Ranger, sat proudly in front of his owner, U.S. Army Vietnam veteran Johnny Martinez, as the Transylvania County Honor Guard was photographed. Members of the Transylvania County Honor Guard, who recognize their fallen comrades at memorial services throughout the year, assemble to show their support for the Veterans History Museum.

Last Saturday and Sunday, observant passersby in downtown Brevard noticed a fourth flag on the flagpole at the Transylvania County courthouse. Waving in the breeze, beneath the American, POW and North Carolina flags, flew the striking white palmetto tree on an indigo field of the South Carolina state flag.

What gives? From March 29 through March 31, the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas, in conjunction with a local production company, filmed a movie depicting the museum's activities, mission and vision for the future. The two state flags represent the museum's 2019 expanded focus o...



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