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War of 1812: New Orleans

Lt. Gen. Steven A. Hummer, commander of Marine Forces Reserve and Marine Forces North, tastes a dish during the Louisiana Seafood Cook-Off, April 20, 2012. The cook-off was held as part of the War of 1812 Commemoration. New Orleans will serve as the inaugural city in a three-year national celebration commemorating the War of 1812 and the Star-Spangled Banner. The Marine Corps' role in this event reinforces its naval character, showcases the Navy-Marine Corps team and highlights the military's enduring relationship with the city of New Orleans.



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This work, War of 1812: New Orleans [Image 66 of 303], by Cpl Marcin Platek, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.20.2012

Date Posted:04.24.2012 14:37

Photo ID:564595

VIRIN:120420-M-QX735-195

Resolution:2784x1856

Size:935.07 KB

Location:NEW ORLEANS, LA, USGlobe

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