The USS Constitution fires a 17-gun salute during the ship’s first turnaround cruise of the year in Boston Harbor, Mass., June 4, 2013. The ship commemorated the 71st anniversary of the Battle of Midway and recognized first responders of the Boston Marathon bombings. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas Rooney/Released)
Worth A Thousand Words: 17-Gun Salute
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