WAUKESHA — The
retail store Home of the Brave supporting veterans has
closed in downtown Waukesha.
Bob Flowers opened
Home of the Brave at 251 South St. in late 2014. The
store space was recently cleared out and the phone
number listed for the business rings without being
answered. An email to Flowers was not returned, but the
The shop featured
T-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, flags and other insignia
honoring America and various branches of the armed
forces. Every product in the store was made in America,
and both Flowers and his vendor donated $1 of each sale
to the Fisher House, which provides free or low-cost
lodging to veterans and military families receiving
treatment at military medical centers.