NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Naval Submarine Base New London will join other military installations in marking our nation’s 240th birthday on July, 4.
There will be a 21 gun salute today at noon.
The Saluting Battery will fire a single round volley at 30-second intervals until the 21-gun tribute is completed.
The salute will take place at the Naval Submarine Support Facility (NSSF) Weapons Compound.
It is opened to the public.
At 2 p.m., the Historic Ship Nautilus will participate in the “Let Freedom Ring” celebrations to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence.