December 7, 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
"The 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor is an opportunity to honor the sacrifice and dedication of our "Greatest Generation" both civilian and military, the endured incredible sacrifices on December 7, 1941, the "date which will live in infamy." It would thrust America into World War II, changing Hawaii and America forever and continues to define their place in the world. The events of that date triggered our resolve as a nation, our can-do attitude and resourcefulness and an unmatched commitment to the defense of freedom."
To read more about National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and the history of Pearl Harbor, click here.