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Mud Fort, better known as Fort Mifflin, was built in 1774 by the British to help defend Philadelphia and the Delaware River from pirates and other enemies. It was occupied by American forces in 1777 and was leveled by British ships.
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Revolutionary War Pensions
Source: The National Archives
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Traditionally, the third fold in a flag-folding ceremony honors and remembers veterans for their sacrifice in defending their country and promoting peace in the world.