Alaska paratroopers honor Navy's newest ship

By Sgt. Eric-James Estrada (4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division)May 7, 2013

Soldiers from Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, fire a 19-gun salute from 105mm howitzer cannons during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, fire a 19-gun salute from 105mm howitzer cannons during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Eric James Estrada (4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division render a salute during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska. The paratroopers provided a 19-gun salute with six 105mm howitzer cannons during the ceremony.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division render a salute during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska. The paratroopers provided a 19-gun salute with six 105mm howitzer cannons during the ceremony. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Eric James Estrada (4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers with Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division render a salute during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska. The paratroopers provided a 19-gun salute with six 105mm howitzer cannons during the ceremony.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division render a salute during the May 4 commissioning ceremony for the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the USS Anchorage, at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska. The paratroopers provided a 19-gun salute with six 105mm howitzer cannons during the ceremony. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Eric James Estrada (4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division)) VIEW ORIGINAL