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PEARL HARBOR DAY - "A Date That Will Live In Infamy" - December 7, 1941 at 7:55 A.M. Hawaiian time, Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. With 19 ships sunk or damaged and 2300+ dead, The United States declared war on Japan the following day.
Navy and Pearl Harbor Survivors Association members prepare to scatter the ashes of Pearl Harbor survivor Jack A. Stoeber, during an ash-scattering ceremony at the USS Utah Memorial, Hawaii, Dec. 1, 2016. Stoeber served aboard the USS Whitney as a chief carpenter's mate. The USS Whitney was one of more than 100 ships present at Pearl Harbor during the attacks. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Gabrielle Joyner.
Death March Survivor Walks
Survivors of the Bataan Death March are standing in the background, including retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon, 98, in yellow jacket, who was the only survivor to walk in this years' memorial march.
Photo by Staff Sgt. Ken Scar.