Flag Day celebrated across the U.S.

Veterans and patriots across the country celebrate Flag Day.

United States Army veteran Sgt. Leon Brookings, celebrates the U.S. Army's 238th Birthday Celebration, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
United States Army veteran Sgt. Leon Brookings, celebrates the U.S. Army's 238th Birthday Celebration, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
United States Army veteran Sgt. Leon Brookings, celebrates the U.S. Army's 238th Birthday Celebration, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a flag bearer in American revolutionary costume leads the "Old Barracks Fife and Drum Corps," from Trenton, N.J., in a Flag Day procession along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a flag bearer in American revolutionary costume leads the "Old Barracks Fife and Drum Corps," from Trenton, N.J., in a Flag Day procession along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a flag bearer in American revolutionary costume leads the "Old Barracks Fife and Drum Corps," from Trenton, N.J., in a Flag Day procession along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a Flag Day procession moves along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a Flag Day procession moves along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
With the new WorldTrade Center tower as a backdrop, a Flag Day procession moves along Fulton Street on Friday, June 14, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
 <p>Dozens of volunteers from the Delaware Valley Vietnam Veterans organization spent Flag Day at Mill Creek Park in Levittown.</p>
Vietnam vets set up memorial for Flag Day in Levittown

Dozens of volunteers from the Delaware Valley Vietnam Veterans organization spent Flag Day at Mill Creek Park in Levittown.

Susan Potemkin of the Lake City Lions Club prepares to hang a flag as a crew of Lions Club members place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
Susan Potemkin of the Lake City Lions Club prepares to hang a flag as a crew of Lions Club members place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
Susan Potemkin of the Lake City Lions Club prepares to hang a flag as a crew of Lions Club members place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, a large American flag waves in the breeze as it hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, a large American flag waves in the breeze as it hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, a large American flag waves in the breeze as it hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
A professional skydiver swoops to the ground at the Constitution Center during a Flag Day celebration, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Keith Collins)
A professional skydiver swoops to the ground at the Constitution Center during a Flag Day celebration, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Keith Collins)
A professional skydiver swoops to the ground at the Constitution Center during a Flag Day celebration, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Keith Collins)
Bea Cohen, 103, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., right, and Pfc. Ana Moreno, ESC, 24 the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join United States Army veterans celebrating the U.S. Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Bea Cohen, 103, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., right, and Pfc. Ana Moreno, ESC, 24 the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join United States Army veterans celebrating the U.S. Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Bea Cohen, 103, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., right, and Pfc. Ana Moreno, ESC, 24 the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join United States Army veterans celebrating the U.S. Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, traffic passes under a large American flag that hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, traffic passes under a large American flag that hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
In this photo provided by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, traffic passes under a large American flag that hangs from the superstructure of the George Washington Bridge in New York, Friday, June 14, 2013, in observance of Flag Day. According to the Port Authority, the flag is one of the world’s largest free-flying flags. (AP Photo/Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)
The roof of an insurance company proudly shows off the Stars and Stripes on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Lewiston, Maine. Tolman Associates hired an artist to paint the roof in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. President Woodrow Wilson established June 14 as Flag Day in 1916. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
The roof of an insurance company proudly shows off the Stars and Stripes on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Lewiston, Maine. Tolman Associates hired an artist to paint the roof in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. President Woodrow Wilson established June 14 as Flag Day in 1916. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
The roof of an insurance company proudly shows off the Stars and Stripes on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013, in Lewiston, Maine. Tolman Associates hired an artist to paint the roof in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. President Woodrow Wilson established June 14 as Flag Day in 1916. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Tom Lentz of Seattle's Lake City Lions Club gathers flags as a crew of Lions Club members head out to place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
Tom Lentz of Seattle's Lake City Lions Club gathers flags as a crew of Lions Club members head out to place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
Tom Lentz of Seattle's Lake City Lions Club gathers flags as a crew of Lions Club members head out to place flags on businesses in north Seattle and Shoreline on Flag Day, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/seattlepi.com, Joshua Trujillo)
United States Army Maj. Gen. Megan Tatu, right, holds hands with Bea Cohen, 103, center, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., and Pfc. Ana Moreno, 24, left, the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join U.S. Army veterans celebrating the Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
United States Army Maj. Gen. Megan Tatu, right, holds hands with Bea Cohen, 103, center, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., and Pfc. Ana Moreno, 24, left, the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join U.S. Army veterans celebrating the Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
United States Army Maj. Gen. Megan Tatu, right, holds hands with Bea Cohen, 103, center, the oldest female World War II Army veteran in Calif., and Pfc. Ana Moreno, 24, left, the youngest soldier present at the ceremony join U.S. Army veterans celebrating the Army's 238th birthday, Flag Day at the third anniversary of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home in Los Angeles, Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
 An veteran shows patriotism on Flag Day by waving flag on Upstate street.
Upstate veteran shows patriotism on Flag Day
An veteran shows patriotism on Flag Day by waving flag on Upstate street.

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