An American Flag is retired during a ceremony on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Douglas Elementary School in Raleigh, N.C. The flag was a gift of the Terashima family eight years ago, after it was flown over an American military base in Iraq. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
An American Flag is retired during a ceremony on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Douglas Elementary School in Raleigh, N.C. The flag was a gift of the Terashima family eight years ago, after it was flown over an American military base in Iraq. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

Douglas Elementary retires flag given by former students’ Marine father

May 27, 2015 06:31 PM