Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets participate in 2009 NHL Winter Classic

By Office of the Chief of Public Affairs MidwestJanuary 5, 2009

140 Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl American and Canadian Flags during the singing of the National Anthem and flyover at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic.  The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 140 Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl American and Canadian Flags during the singing of the National Anthem and flyover at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic. The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl the American Flag during the singing of the National Anthem at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic.  The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl the American Flag during the singing of the National Anthem at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic. The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009. (Photo Credit: Courtney Wittmann, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
140 Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl American and Canadian Flags during the singing of the National Anthem at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic.  The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 140 Chicagoland Soldiers and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy unfurl American and Canadian Flags during the singing of the National Anthem at the 2009 NHL Winter Classic. The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field January, 1 2009. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Capt. John Kirchgessner, U.S. Army Chicago Recruiting Battalion, and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy practice unfurling the American flag for the 2009 NHL Winter Classic.  The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field on January 1, 2009.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Capt. John Kirchgessner, U.S. Army Chicago Recruiting Battalion, and JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy practice unfurling the American flag for the 2009 NHL Winter Classic. The Winter Classic was played in Chicago's Wrigley Field on January 1, 2009. (Photo Credit: Lt. Col. Scott Bleichwehl, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy practice unfurling the American flag for the 2009 NHL Winter Classic January, 1 2009.  The Chicago Blackhawks played the Detroit Red Wings in the friendly confines of Chicago\'s Wrigley Field.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – JROTC Cadets from the George S. Patton Military Academy practice unfurling the American flag for the 2009 NHL Winter Classic January, 1 2009. The Chicago Blackhawks played the Detroit Red Wings in the friendly confines of Chicago\'s Wrigley Field. (Photo Credit: Courtney Wittmann, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL