William Harvey Carney, Company C, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. First African-American to be recognized as having performed an act of bravery that warranted the awarding of the Congressional
A Bit of a Brit : A Union Flag Bureau
After: Union Flag Bureau I’ve always been in love with the British flag. Even before I married an Englishman probably even before I visited during my Junior year abroad. I love the colors, I love the stripes, I love the pomp and circumstance of all things British. I remember my mom waking me up before...Read More
How the Union Jack was formed from the individual flags of England, Scotland, and Ireland. (Northern Ireland being the only piece of Ireland that remains in the United Kingdom, and Wales having never been represented in the Union Jack.