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Flag Retirement Service

Flag Retirement Services


Scout Troop 270 is authorized to properly dispose of worn USA Flags.

We provide:
  • Ceremony for each Flag
  • Proper disposal of the American Flag according to the US Flag Regulations Public Law 94-344, known as the Federal Flag Code
  • Service is FREE from the Boy Scouts of America
  • Mail or drop off your Flag to our Monday meetings
  • Join us in a Flag retirement twice a year
  • A brief background if the Flag has a unique history

Mail your worn flag to:

Boy Scout Troop 270
4845 Brockton Avenue,
Riverside, California, 92509 USA


Example of our Troop Flag Retirement Ceremony by Boy Scouts:
Flag Displayed by Scouts
Flag burned without touching groundFlag burning with silence