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Private Anthony Collings, Sr. carries the Army flag, leading the procession into the West Point Child Development Center to begin the Army's 233rd Birthday ceremony and celebration held June 13. Collings is followed by U.S. Military Academy Commandant of Cadets Brig. General Michael S. Linnington (left), West Point Garrison Command Sgt. Maj. Violet McNeirney and some 80 children from the West Point community. The ceremony included the procession, the reading of the Happy 233rd Birthday U.S. Army book to the children by Linnington, a moment of silence to recognize those who have fallen, a cake cutting and the singing of the Army Song. Photo by Spc. Vincent Fusco/West Point Directorate of Communications
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