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The 15 star flag flew over Fort McHenry during the War of 1812 and inspired the writing of the National Anthem, The Star Spangled Banner.

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Q: How many stars did the flag flying over Fort McHenry have?
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How many stars did the flag flying over fort mchenry have what do the stars on the flag represent?

50 stars, do you happen to go to Clary Middle school?

What did the flag at fort mchenry symbolize?

The flag at Fort McHenry represented pace. Fort McHenry is located in Baltimore, Maryland.

What did it mean if the flag stopped flying over Fort McHenry?

It would have meant that the British had overrun Ft. McHenry because they would take the flag down.

What did the flag flying over fort mchenry's stars represent?

It was the "star-spangled banner," which was the flag that represented the United States of America. It was the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the lyrics to the song that is now America's national anthem.

Why does Francis Scott key speaking of when he says the broad strips and bright stars?

He was referring to the American flag flying over Fort McHenry in Baltimore Harbor during the War of 1812.

Who made the flag that was flown at fort mchenry?

Mary pickersgill

Who made the original flag flown at fort mchenry?

mary pickersgill

What did the flag at fort McHenry symbolize to francis Scott key?


Who wrote the poem The Star-Spangled Banner after seeing the American flag still flying over Fort McHenry in Baltimore harbor?

Francis Scott Key

When was the national anthen written?

It began as a poem in 1814 written by Francis Scot Key upon seeing the flag still flying after the British fired on Fort McHenry all night.

Where was the flag when Francis Scott key wrote the star spangeled banner?

It was fluttering on Fort McHenry.

What banner was the national anthem reffering to?

The American flag which flew above Fort McHenry in Baltimore.

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