(From left to right) Staff Sgt. Jason
Williams, a resident of Rochester, Ill., and Spc. Christopher Turner, a
resident of Petersburg, Ill., fold up the American flag during the flag-raising
ceremony held at Camp Lincoln, Springfield, Ill., May 6. Williams and
Turner are both members of the Illinois Army National Guard Military Funeral
Honors Program stationed at Camp
American flag along with the Illinois State flag was presented to Mark Greenleaf, a citizen of Woodstock, Ill., who is
sending the flags to the Illinois Army National Guard Company D, 1st Battalion,
178th Infantry currently deployed to Afghanistan. Greenleaf hopes the unit
will be able to fly the flags while it is in Afghanistan. The flag had previously flown over the U.S. Capitol, Woodstock City Hall and Woodstock Armory.
Photo and Cutline by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Stephanie McCurry, Public Affairs Office" />
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