Patriots Point to hold Pearl Harbor Memorial service

  • Friday, November 29, 2013

Patriots Point will hold the Pearl Harbor 72nd Anniversary Memorial Service on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 11 a.m. in the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum, Hangar Bay 3.

This service, sponsored by VFW Post 10624 of Mount Pleasant, is in memory of the 25 known men from South Carolina who gave their lives during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and on other military installations Dec. 7, 1941. The ceremony will include laying of the wreaths, calling of roll and special speakers Capt. Timothy Sparks and Dee Kirby of the Sons and Daughters of Pearl Harbor Survivors. Several survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor are expected to attend.

Admission to the museum is free for attendees but $5/car parking rate still applies.

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