Army celebrates its birthday at Perkins Rowe
POSTED: Friday, June 10, 2011 - 5:30pm
UPDATED: Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 12:15pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — A birthday celebration was held in Baton Rouge today for a branch of the military, as the United States Army celebrated their 236th birthday at Perkins Rowe all day today.
The celebration included dozens of new recruits taking the oath of enlistment.
Mayor-President Kip Holden took time out of his day to address the new troops.