Re: flag stars for killed-in-action
Russ Jones (CSRTJ@TTUHSC.EDU)
Mon, 24 Feb 1997 00:38:18 -0600
At 10:32 PM 2/23/97 -0500, Alan Schup wrote:
>Am I dreaming, or did the BSA once sell stars to be sown onto the BSA unit
>flag for rememberance of former troop members who were killed in action?
>If so, why are the stars not available today considering the number of
>people involved in the current NATO "police actions" and Saudi War?
I suspect the stars are still available, although you would probably have to
check with your council or call Supply Division to obtain the catalog number
for ordering them. The Insignia Guide addresses the proper placement of
such stars on page 47.
Yours in Scouting,
Russ Jones <email@example.com>
Scoutmaster, Troop 575 & National Jamboree Troop 1636
South Plains Council, Lubbock, Texas
Eagle Scout, class of 1965
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