Pearl Harbor survivor Bill Johnson reads the list of names inscribed in the USS Arizona Memorial. The USS Arizona Memorial, located at Pearl Harbor, marks the resting place of 1.102 of the 1.177 sailors and Marines killed on the USS Arizona during the attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941 by Japanese imperial forces and commemorates the events of that day.
This Dec. 7, 2011 file photo shows the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. This popular site at Pearl Harbor is actually a grave, a resting place for crew …more members who died in the Pearl Harbor attack of Dec. 7, 1941. Visitors can see it on a first-come, first-serve basis, and many do to see a significant piece of history and pay respects to those who died. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia, file
121207-N-WF272-035 PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 7, 2012) Pearl Harbor survivors attend the 71st Anniversary Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. More than 2000 guests attended the National Park Service and U.S. Navy-hosted joint memorial ceremony at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. This year’s theme focused on “Coming of Age – From Innocence to Valor.” (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)
121207-N-KT462-387 PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 07, 2012) Pearl Harbor survivor Ed Vezey attends the USS Oklahoma Memorial Ceremony on Ford Island during the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Vezey was stationed on the USS Oklahoma during the attacks on Pearl Harbor 71 years ago. Visitors, including Pearl Harbor survivors and other veterans, attended the National Park Service and U.S. (Photo by MC2 Jon Dasbach)