Man Finds Old Flag At Garage Sale, Then The Marines Came

Discovery

For those who love to trawl through the bric-a-brac at garage sales and thrift stores, it’s no surprise that just sometimes you may stumble upon a hidden gem. That’s exactly what happened to Walter Brown. His discovery made such an enormous impact on his life that it set him on a path that he’ll never forget.

Looking at what he’d found carefully, he examined the markings and couldn’t believe his eyes. Who had just left this at a flea market? What was it doing here? Continuing to read the writing on the flag, he could barely contain the heartache that tore through his soul.

His eyes filled with tears, and he slowly turned to his wife.