Carrying M-1 Garand rifles with bayonets, the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard led by their Commanding Officer Cmdr. Chris Higginbotham marches down Pennsylvania Avenue during the 2009 presidential inaugural parade in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009. More than 5,000 men and women in uniform are providing military ceremonial support to the presidential inauguration, a tradition dating back to George Washington's 1789 inauguration. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Keith L. Darby, U.S. Navy/Released)
|Date Posted:||12.21.2012 10:20|
|Location:||WASHINGTON, DC, US|
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