Photo Credit: Spc. David M. Sharp
Soldiers of the Commander in Chief's Guard, 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) fire their "Brown Bess" muskets from the defense against cavalry position during a firing demonstration at Mount Vernon, Va., Feb. 20, 2012. The Brown Bess is a .50 caliber smooth bore musket that was used by American forces during the Revolutionary War.
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