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'National 9/11 Flag' on the Move

The National 9/11 Flag continues is restitching journey across the country with a stop in Branson this month, according to the Branson Tri-Lakes News.

The New York Says Thank You Foundation is taking the flag on the country-wide tour to provide an opportunity for local service members to help restore the flag to its original glory. After 9/11, the tattered flag was recovered from ground zero.

"This is the modern day version of the Star Spangled Banner,” Jeff Parness, founder and chairman of the New York Says Thank You Foundation, said in the news report.

By 9/11 Memorial Staff