Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long will remember the 77th anniversary of the attack from his home in Napa, California. He shared some of his memories this week with The Associated Press. See photos.
More than 75 years after nearly 2,400 members of the U.S. military were killed in the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor, some who died on Dec. 7, 1941, are finally being laid to rest in cemeteries across the United States. See photos.
“There is a brow or an edge where the visitor ramp meets the memorial, and at that point, there’s been some fissures located on the exterior,” said a spokesman.
Seventy-six years after a Massachusetts man was killed at Pearl Harbor, his remains have been returned stateside for a hero’s burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday.
It was a typical Sunday for Betty Kenealy and her family on Dec. 7, 1941. But their routine of watching the airplanes take off and land before going to church would soon take a frightening turn.
Two local survivors of the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor were honored Friday during a wreath-laying ceremony at the U.S. Navy Memorial in D.C.
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