MCJROTC Celebrates Battle of New Orleans Bicentennial

Posted January 9, 2015 / Last updated January 9, 2015

Print Print Email Email Share Share

MCJROTC celebrated the Battle of New Orleans bicentennial on Jan. 8, 2015.

Jesuit’s MCJROTC cadets joined in the annual celebration of commemorating the Battle of New Orleans on Thursday, Jan. 8  in Jackson Square. This year’s event marks the 200th anniversary of the historic battle in which U.S. forces, led by Andrew Jackson, triumphed over the British on Jan. 8, 1815.

Read More – Unsung hero at Battle of New Orleans was Marine Corps Maj. Daniel Carmick – Battle of New Orleans bicentennial ceremony: cold weather mingles with memories at Chalmette Battlefield