SURVIVOR'S SALUTE A survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor renders a salute during the 72nd Anniversary Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Dec. 7, 2013. More than 2,500 guests, including Pearl Harbor survivors and other veterans, attended the ceremony hosted by the National Park Service and U.S. Navy at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Johans Chavarro
(NATIONAL) PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY / PEARL HARBOR DAY (Dec 7) --- "Pearl Harbor: December 7, 1941: A date which will live in infamy… No matter how long it may take us to overcome this premeditated invasion, the American People, in their righteous might, will win through to absolute Victory." _____________________________ Reposted by Dr. Veronica Lee, DNP (Depew/Buffalo, NY, US)
Pearl Harbor Day: U.S. Marine Dwight Hanson talks to Pearl Harbor survivor John Latko during a memorial service for 69th anniversary of the attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor on the island of Oahu on December 7, 2010 in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.