Photo of the Day: Feb. 6, 2013

 

The King's Troop, Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun salute in Green Park on February 6, 2013 in London, England. The salute was to mark the 61st anniversary of the Queen's accession to the throne. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Nothing quite like the pageantry of horses and gunpowder.  In this case the display was arranged to celebrate the 61st anniversary of the Queen Elizabeth gaining the crown.  Click after the break for another shot of the festivities.

(Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

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Zach is the State Department correspondent, cyberwarfare, research & development and business reporter for Defense News.
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