To desecrate the American Flag is dishonoring everyone who's has served in the military and especially those who gave their lives for our freedoms. It is a sad commentary on our time when nothing is held as sacred.
Myles Eckert is presented with a lifetime Sons of The American Legion membership, patch, and cap, in Westlake, Ohio, on Friday, May 16, 2014. Eckert inspired the country after "paying it forward" by giving a soldier with a 20 dollar bill he had found outside of a Cracker Barrel. Photos by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.