Flag Ceremony

 


“Please Stand for the Presentation of the Flag and the Pledge of Allegiance.”

"Color guard advance." This signals the color guard to advance with the flags, or advance to pick up the flags.
Wait until color guard is in place.

"Color guard halt."

“Color guard, About face.”

"Attention…Salute…Pledge" The color guard salutes the American flag and recites the Pledge.
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the…….and justice for all.

"Two”  This ends the salute.

"Color Guard, post the colors." This directs the color guard to place the flag in flag standards, or to attach the grommets to a flag pole rope.
Wait until flag bearers return to color guard.

"Color guard, dismissed." The color guard leaves in formation, with or without the flag.