2008 Virginia Marker Dedication
Birthplace of the Confederate Battle Flag

Marker B261
The new historic marker recognizing the City of Fairfax, Virginia as the birthplace of the Confederate Battle Flag.
Color Guard
The Fairfax Rifles provided the Color Guard for the marker dedication. The guard (left to right) Capt. Chris Hoehne, Pvt. Paul Goss, Pvt. John Hunsaker, Cpl. Jim Stevenson, and 1st Sgt. Bill Lacy.
 
The Whole Gang
The Fairfax Rifles Color Guard; Members of the Frank Stringfellow Camp #822, Sons of Confederate Veterans and guests.
 
Unveiling
City of Fairfax Mayor Rob Lederer (at right in red tie) views the marker unveiling.

 

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