Images: Naturalization ceremony [Image 1 of 3]
Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Tippets
Coast Guard Rear Adm. Kevin S. Cook, commander, 8th Coast Guard District, shakes hands with a newly naturalized citizen at a naturalization ceremony held at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services New Orleans Field Office, July 31, 2013. Fifty-four people from 29 countries became U.S. citizens at the ceremony.