National 9/11 flag visits D.C.

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The National 9/11 flag is making a brief stop in Washington D.C. today. The flag, which once hung in tatters around Ground Zero, is in the process of being restored.

The National 9/11 flag. (Photo: Suzanne Kennedy)

The flag is 20 feet high and 30 feet wide. The remains of the flag sat in a Pennsylvania storage shack for three years.

It is being put back together with retired American flags from all 50 states. Today, family members of 9/11 victims put stitches in the flag.

Upon completion it will be put into the permanent collection an the National September 11th Memorial Museum in New York City.

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