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Photo Gallery: Field of Flags in McCandless

| Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal
Juste Irakoze, 20, of McCandless views a sea of 6,673 flags while passing in front of Memorial Park Church in McCandless on April 5, 2013. The flags represent the number of American military personnel who have died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and make up the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to be at the church, 8800 Peebles Road, through May 1, 2013.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal
A display of 6,673 flags was set up at Memorial Park Church in McCandless on April 5, 2013. The flags represent the number of American military personnel who have died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and make up the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to be the church, 8800 Peebles Road in McCandless, through May 1, 2013.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal
JulieHera DeStefano of Gibsonia,who is working on a documentary about women in the military, remembers those lost in the Afghanistan and Iraq wars in front of a sea of 6,673 flags on April 5, 2013. The flags represent the number of American military personnel who have died in the wars and make up the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to be at Memorial Park Church, 8800 Peebles Road in McCandless, through May 1, 2013.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal
The Rev. Kevin Gourley of Memorial Park Church in McCandless adjusts a flag, one of 6,673 flags representing the number of American military personnel who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars as of April 5, 2013. The flags are part of the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to remain at the church, 8800 Peebles Road, until May 1, 2013.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal
A display of 6,673 flags was set up at Memorial Park Church in McCandless on April 5, 2013. The flags represent the number of American military personnel who have died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and make up the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to be the church, 8800 Peebles Road in McCandless, through May 1, 2013.

A display of 6,673 flags was set up at Memorial Park Church in McCandless on April 5, 2013. The flags represent the number of American military personnel who have died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and make up the Field of Flags traveling memorial that is scheduled to be the church, 8800 Peebles Road in McCandless, through May 1.

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