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USS Utah Ceremony

December 7, 2012
USS Utah survivor Gilbert Meyer at last night's ceremony honoring those who served aboard the USS Utah. (NPS/Jon Jokiel)

USS Utah survivor Gilbert Meyer at last night’s ceremony honoring those who served aboard the USS Utah. (NPS/Jon Jokiel)

PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 6, 2012) Musician 3rd Class Shelby Tucci, assigned to the Pacific Fleet Band, plays Taps during a sunset ceremony at the USS Utah Memorial, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Utah was sunk during the surprise Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012.

At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012. NPS/Jon Jokiel

PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 6, 2012) Pearl Harbor survivors and guests place wreaths during a sunset service at the USS Utah Memorial at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Utah was sunk during the surprise Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

The USS Utah (At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012.) NPS/Jon Jokiel

The USS Utah (At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012.) NPS/Jon Jokiel

The sun sets over the remaining structure of the battleship USS Utah (AG 16) at the USS Utah Memorial at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Utah was sunk during the surprise Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Recent renovations were implemented at the Utah Memorial to allow easier access for the public. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012.

At Ceremony for USS Utah December 6, 2012. NPS/Jon Jokiel

USS Utah survivor Gilbert Meyer. NPS/Jon Jokiel

USS Utah survivor Gilbert Meyer. NPS/Jon Jokiel

PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 6, 2012) Gilbert Meyer, a survivor of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor while stationed aboard USS Utah (AG-16), speaks to officers during a sunset service at the USS Utah Memorial at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Meyer was a fireman aboard Utah when it was sunk during the surprise Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

USS Oklahoma Memorial last night

USS Oklahoma Memorial last night. NPS/Jon Jokiel

2 Comments leave one →
  1. Mustang.Koji permalink
    December 8, 2012 8:21 pm

    I now understand there was a posthumous CMH recipient…still on board.

  2. szekelyse50 permalink
    January 27, 2013 11:28 pm

    Már sosem tudom megnézni ezeket a csodálatos tájakat.

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