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2x3 Choose Your Date USA Flag Flown On USS Arizona Memorial At Pearl Harbor

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NOTE: December 7th flags can be purchased from their respective product pages.

Flags not flown on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Orders must be placed at least 7 days in advance.

About Choose Your Date Flags

Choose the date for your flag to be flown on the USS Arizona Memorial. Flown flags are:

  • High-quality nylon and polymax (similar to cotton) flags featuring embroidered stars.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Measures 2 x 3 feet.
  • Each flag includes a personalized Certificate of Flag Presentation signed by the Superintendent of Pearl Harbor National Memorial.

Other Flag Dates: December 7

How To Order Flags

    HOW TO ORDER FLAGS FLOWN ON A SPECIFIC DATE

    • Select Nylon or Polymax (similar to cotton).
    • Input desired name(s) for certificate of flag presentation.
    • *Input desired date to be flown.

    *Do not purchase December 7th, Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veteran's Day flags from this page. Instead, please go to their respective product pages:
    December 7th (Pearl Harbor attack)

    *Flags cannot be flown on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Choose Your Date flags must be ordered 7 days in advance if requesting to be flown at  future date.

    Please note:

    • Nylon flags are better suited for outdoor display.
    • Polymax is similar to cotton.
    • All flags flown are made in the USA.
    • Flags are flown on the USS Arizona Memorial.
    Meanings of a folded U.S. flag

    The first fold of the American flag is a symbol of life.
    The second fold is a symbol of our belief in eternal life.
    The third fold is made in honor and remembrance of the veteran departing our ranks, and who gave a portion of his or her life for the defense of our country to attain peace throughout the world.
    The fourth fold is a symbol of our weaker nature, as American citizens trusting in God, it is to Him we turn in times of peace, as well as in times of war, for His divine guidance.
    The fifth fold is a tribute to our country, the United States of America. For in the words for Stephen Decatur, "Our country, in dealing with other countries, may she always be right, but it is still our country, right or wrong."
    The sixth fold is for where our hearts lie. It is with our heart that we pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
    The seventh fold is a tribute to our armed forces, for it is through the armed forces that we protect our country and our flag against all enemies, whether they be found within or without the boundaries of our republic.
    The eighth fold is a tribute to the one who entered into the valley of the shadow of death, that we might see the light of day, and to honor our mother, for whom it flies on Mother's Day.
    The ninth fold is a tribute to womanhood, for it has been through their faith, love, loyalty and devotion that the character of the men and women who have made this country great have been molded.
    The 10th fold is a tribute to father, for he, too, has given his sons and daughters for the defense of our country since he or she was first born.
    The 11th fold, in the eyes of Hebrew citizens, represents the lower portion of the seal of King David and King Solomon and glorifies, in their eyes, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
    The 12th fold, in the eyes of a Christian citizen, represents an emblem of eternity and glorifies, in their eyes, God the Father, the Son and Holy Ghost.

    When the flag is completely folded, the stars are uppermost, reminding us of our national motto, "In God We Trust."

    After the flag is completely folded and tucked in, it has the appearance of a cocked hat, ever reminding us of the soldiers who served under General George Washington and the sailors and Marines who served under Captain John Paul Jones and were followed by their comrades and shipmates in the U.S. Armed Forces, preserving for us the rights, privileges and freedoms we enjoy today.

    FAQs
    When are flags flown at Pearl Harbor National Memorial?

    Flags are flown ceremonially three times a year: December 7 (anniversary of attack on Pearl Harbor), Memorial Day and Independence Day. You can also have your flag flown on a specific date as long as you place your order 7 days in advance. The only days we don't fly flags are Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day as Pearl Harbor National Memorial is closed.

    Can I personalize my Pearl Harbor Certificate of Flag Presentation?

    Yes. When placing your order, please input the name or names you'd like on your certificate. We recommend one line with 45 letters max. We also recommend writing "John Smith" instead of "JOHN SMITH".

    Polymax or Nylon?

    The polymax flag is a thicker, heavier material that is similar to cotton. Most people cannot tell the difference. The nylon flag is thin and soft to the touch and does much better for flags being flown outside. Nylon flags are also generally easier to fold.

    Shipping and Returns
    Shipping Flags

    Flags are usually shipped via FedEx and will always include a tracking number. You will be emailed your tracking number as soon as we have packed your flag and other items (if any).

    Easy Returns

    If for whatever reason you decide you are not satisfied with your purchase, you can easily and quickly contact our helpful customer support team to get started on your easy refund.

     

     

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    J.R.
    Proud Of my Dad.

    I’m so proud of the flag that flew over the USS Arizona in my Dad’s honor. Looking forward to visiting in person come October. I will display it proudly!

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    r.r.
    Great Gift

    My wife loved the flag. Had it flown on our anniversary..Her dad was career military and the flag means a lot to both of us.
    The 2x3 flag is perfect for framing with the certificate included.

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    Flag over Arizona Memorial

    Proud to display our Stars & Stripes flown on Arizona Memorial, in the shadow box I'm putting together for my son, a Marine 1st LT, who recently decided to become a civilian again. Mahalo PHP for making this possible.

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    J.C.
    Flag

    Thank you so much for flying the flag in honor of my dad. He served with pride in Korea. I was in Hawaii the day the flag was flown. I was able to bring the flag home with me and present it to him. We are currently awaiting the arrival of the certificate. Both will be proudly displayed in the home.

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    T.A.
    Wonderful item

    Nice to have a flag flown at the Arizona Memorial.

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    D.W.
    Love it!

    The flag is exactly what I was hoping for. The certificate of authenticity and documentation are an added bonus. It is now the official flag for all of our Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing-Willoughby, Ohio programs/events. Thank you!

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    K.
    An excellent purchase!

    Always an honor to gift a loved one with such a special flag.

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    K.A.
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    Awesome flags, idea and memory!

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    F.L.
    Excellent

    Excellent materials and embroided stars!

    Thank you Fabiana! We're so glad to hear that you love your flag!

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    Great shirt quality print a memento to remind me of my visit to hallowed and historic grounds

    Proud Of my Dad.

    I’m so proud of the flag that flew over the USS Arizona in my Dad’s honor. Looking forward to visiting in person come October. I will display it proudly!

    Arizona flag

    The whole process was very fast and easy and the flag and certificate arrived in perfect condition with very prompt shipping. Thanks

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