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Two Little Girls with American Flags - Postcard
Before 1942, American children pledged allegiance to the flag with the Bellamy salute. Worried that it might be confused with the Nazi's Roman salute, Congress changed the salute to simply placing a hand over the heart.
U.S. American couple, 1943
Soldiers and American Flag WWII
WWII American flag raised in France! Happy Flag Day!!
1942 ~ As the end of the war drew near, women were reminded that they belonged at home.
36 star american flag from the civil war.
Ira Hayes (Chief Falling Cloud), Pima Native American Hero who helped raise the American flag at Iwo Jima - Arlington National Cemetery. Photo by Tony Fischer
Little American Citizens - Flags
by Margaret Bourke-White: women sewing american flags
Rangers with captured Nazi flag - location unknown, probably 1943-44.