Post 101

Flags on MainProject!



Soon the Stars and Stripes will decorate our town in a display of Pride and Patriotism.
Help line Main Street with patriotic flags. It will be a beautiful sight and remembrance to see Old Glory flying proud.


Please help - Sponsor a Flag in Honor of a Veteran!

Close to 200 American Flags will run the length of Route 190 from Somersville tothe Stafford line, a distance of five miles.


Flags will be in place waving proudly throughout Somers

from just before Memorial Day in May to just after Veteran’s Day in November.

(Flags may be removed earlier, based on weather)

As of July 1st 2023, there were 190 flags flying proudly!

Your tax-deductible gift of $50.00 or more will sponsor one of these wonderful flags.

{Cost covers All-Weather American Made Flag, pole & bracket}

Online donation link

You can honor a veteran of your choice

or make a general contribution in honor of all U.S. Veterans.

Sponsor a flag in honor of, or in memory of a veteran

that served long ago, recently, or one serving today.

All Sponsors and Veterans’ names will appear online on our Post Supporters page identified as: Somers "Flags on Main" Memorial Supporter

Business Sponsorships are Available, too!

$100 ”Master Sergeant”

$250 “Lieutenant Colonel”
$500 “Major General”

$1,000 “Four-Star General”

$5,000 “Commander in Chief”

Online donation link

More information and details are available by contacting The American Legion Post #101, in Somers.
Contact the Post toll-free at: (888) 240-8188; or send email to:

Your name will appear on our website as a "Flags On Main" sponsor.

Fill out the Sponsorship form

Verification of Military Service May Be Requested

This project is managed by The American Legion - Post 101 Somers, in cooperation with the Town of Somers Board of Selectmen.


The American Legion, Buck - Dubiel Post No. 101, Somers, CT, is registered with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and is listed as a 501(c)19 Nonprofit War Veterans' Organization.