A birthday celebration at Perkins Rowe for some very special heroes
BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A birthday celebration in Baton Rouge today for a branch of the military.
The United States Army is celebrating their 236th birthday at Perkins Rowe all day on June 10th.
Part of the celebration included dozens of new recruits taking the oath of enlistment.
The man in charge of the new recruits says today's a big day for them, and the army.
Mayor President Kip Holden is taking time out of his day to address the new troops.
The Army presented the Mayor with a special Army jersey