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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.

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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.

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Veterans Day 2016

Sixteen World War II veterans receive recognition and service pins during a Veterans Day ceremony at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Nov. 9, 2016. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Shelman Spencer.

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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.

Death March Survivor Walks (cont.)

Army Brig. Gen. Timothy R. Coffin, center left, commander of White Sands Missile Range, greets retired Army Col. Ben Skardon, a survivor of the Bataan Death March, before the start of the Bataan Memorial Death March, March 20, 2016.

Photo by Staff Sgt. Ken Scar.