Veterans of Foreign Wars Post Commander Gerald Dorsher runs up a new flag during a commemoration ceremony Wednesday at the USS Juneau memorial. The flag has the name and image of the first USS Juneau, which was sunk off the Solomon Islands during World War II. Several Navy veterans who served aboard the second USS Juneau attended. The ceremony was sponsored by the Juneau chapter of the Navy League of the United States, the VFW Taku Post No. 5559, the Juneau Festival Association and the USS Juneau Association.
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