The Centennial Flag Project

10 months ago

Follow along as a special US flag travels in the century old footsteps of the World War I Unknown Soldier. Learn about the project by visiting HERE

Latest News

Tomb Guard Myth Series #2 Released

Posted June 22, 2022 in Society Spotlight

Tomb Guards have extensive knowledge of the history behind the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. Over the years we have found that there are many myths surrounding this...

“In Valor There is Hope”

Posted May 16, 2022 in Society Spotlight

On May 11, 2022 SFC (Ret) Chelsea Porterfield (2020-21) was the key note speaker during the Federal Protective Service annual wreath ceremony during National Police Week in Washington DC. As a former...

Tomb Guard Identification Badge Ceremony

Posted May 16, 2022 in Society Spotlight

On 19 May 2022 at 1030, there will be an award ceremony to present the Tomb Guard Identification Badge (TGIB) to the following new Sentinels: Sergeant Jacob Sprosty (TGIB #697) Sergeant Kamille...


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