Image of the Day: Star Spangled Spectacular Fireworks

Star Spangled Spectacular

Ship’s crew and guests aboard the Military Sealift Command joint high-speed vessel USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2) look at the fireworks in Baltimore during the city’s Star Spangled Spectacular.


Baltimore’s Star-Spangled Spectacular drew to a close, Sept. 15, as more than 2,000 Sailors, Marines and foreign military personnel departed the area after successful participation in a week-long series of events celebrating the 200th anniversary of the of the writing of the US national anthem by Francis Scott Key.

Press Release, September 19, 2014; Image: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Tim Comerford