USS Constitution marks D-Day, Battle of Midway ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the USS Constitution took a spin around Boston Harbor. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff A crowd on Castle Island waved flags as Old Ironsides approached. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff The USS Constitution had 400 guests aboard. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff Romulo Gonzalez waved an American flag at Castle Island. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff Old Ironsides also held a 21-gun salute in remembrance of the 72d anniversary of the Battle of Midway. Stephan Savoia/AP Old Ironsides is the US Navy's oldest commissioned ship.