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Memorial Day (FLAG Half-Staff)
Memorial Day for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, May 31st. Memorial Day is a federal holiday observed every year on the last Monday in May. It honors those who died serving in the United States military.
On Memorial Day, flags are quickly raised to full-staff position and then slowly lowered to half-staff, where they remain from sunrise until noon to honor the dead servicemen and women of this country. At noon, the flags are raised quickly to full-staff in recognition of living military veterans who served the country.