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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    The USS Constitution is escorted by a tugboat in Boston Harbor as a crowd looks on from the shore in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012. The USS Constitution, the U.S. Navy's oldest commissioned war ship, sailed under her own power during the event Sunday for the first time since 1997. The sail was held to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the ship's victory over HMS Guerriere in the War of 1812.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    Military re-enactors in the uniforms of U.S. Marines from the war of 1812 march in front of the USS Constitution moments after the vessel arrived at her berth in Charlestown Navy Yard, in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    U.S. Navy personnel gather sails in the rigging of the USS Constitution as the vessel arrives at her berth in Charlestown Navy Yard, in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    An onlooker waves a colonial era flag as the USS Constitution passes through Boston Harbor in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    The USS Constitution fires one of her guns in Boston Harbor as a crowd looks on from the shore in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    The USS Constitution is escorted by a tugboat in Boston Harbor in Boston, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • Vessel Commemorates 200th Anniversary Since 1812 Victory

    This image released by the U.S. Postal Service shows a forever stamp unveiled during a ceremony in Boston Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, to commemorate the historic USS Constitution warship.
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