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The local chapter of the Sons and Daughters of Pearl Harbor Survivors will conduct the annual Pearl Harbor Day Memorial Service on Saturday, December 7, 2013 starting at 11:55 am today (Sat Dec 7) local time of when the attack by the Japanese Empire upon Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawaii began 72 years ago. Our Jay Stevens spoke to a Pearl Harbor survivors in Indiana, including Crown Point.  Hear Jay's reports at News Audio on Demand here at our website.
Over 2,400 servicemen and civilians were killed as a result of the attack which lasted less than 2 hours; some were trapped in their ships, unable to be rescued. Today's ceremony in Highland takes place at the Main Square Gazebo at 5th and Highway Avenue. Honor Guards from American Legion Post 66, Indiana University Northwest ROTC, and Knights of Columbus Abraham Lincoln Assembly and Santa Maria Venegas Assembly will be participating.


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