Let Your Patriotic Flag Fly With These Memorial Day Instagram Captions

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Memorial Day isn't just about barbecues!

Memorial Day is fast approaching.

While we'll all get to enjoy a three-day weekend, let's not forget that the holiday is all about remembering those who have died while serving in the armed forces.

Whether you'll be spending your day honoring the fallen or hosting a BBQ with your friends and family, we bet you'll be posting plenty of pics on Instagram.

For every snap you share, we've got the perfect patriotic caption for you. Keep reading to find the best one for your photo!

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  • "Happy Memorial Day!" -Unknown

  • "The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example." -Unknown

  • "Cheers to the red, white, and brew." -Unknown

  • "Memorial Day is a time to honor, reflect, and remember those who’ve made the ultimate sacrifice for their country." -Unknown

  • "Young, wild, and free." -Unknown

  • "Let's get this party started." -Unknown

  • "If it involves fireworks, summer nights, barbecues, alcohol, and freedom, count me in." -Unknown

  • "Veterans are a symbol of what makes our nation great, and we must never forget all they have done to ensure our freedom." -Rodney Frelinghuysen​

  • "Memories, even bittersweet ones, are better than nothing." -Jennifer L. Armentrout

  • "Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay, but we can honor their sacrifice." -Unknown

  • "Grilling out n' chilling out." -Unknown

  • "Sip, sip, hooray." -Unkown

  • "To all our veterans, thank you for your service." -Unknown

  • "A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself." -Joseph Campbell

  • "Take time. It's Memorial Day." -Unknown

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  • "In the aftermath, we are because they were." -RJ Heller

  • "What happens on the lake ends up on the 'gram." -Unknown

  • "Home of the free, thanks to the brave." -Unknown

  • "We didn't know we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun." -Winnie the Pooh

  • "Bold stripes, bright stars, brave hearts." -Unknown

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  • "Raise a glass to freedom." -Unknown

  • "In memory of many, in honor of all." -Unknown

  • "Your bravery will never be forgotten." -Unknown

  • "I like the taste of freedom." -Unknown

  • "He loves his country best who strives to make it best." -Unknown

  • "Fallen, but never forgotten." -Unknown

  • "Cheers to those who gave us this freedom." -Unknown

  • "Honoring our heroes the right way." -Unknown

  • "Putting my freedom to good use." -Unknown

  • "I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism." -Bob Riley

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