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According to the American Legion's official Chaplain's Manual , the items to be included in a POW/MIA table display consist of: Small table covered with a white table cloth 1 plate, fork, knife, spoon, and napkin set up on the table 1 glass inverted 1 chair placed at plate setting Vase with a single rose in it and a red ribbon tied onto the vase Slice of lemon on the plate and salt sprinkled onto the plate White candle in a holder, lit at the beginning of the ceremony POW/MIA flag draped over another chair in front of table Folded American Flag on the table For those unfamiliar with the tradition of a POW/MIA table, also called a "missing man" table, it's a tradition started during the Vietnam War era in which a table is set with an empty chair, acknowledging those service members who are missing in action or prisoners of war. Comment?
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