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NATIONAL PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY – December 7

National Pearl Harbor Rememberance Day December 7

National Pearl Harbor Rememberance Day December 7

NATIONAL  PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY

Each year on December 7, National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is observed across the nation.  This day is a day to honor all those those who lost their lives serving this nation at Pearl Harbor.  There were more than 3,500 Americans that lost their lives or were wounded on that solemn day.

It was on August 23 of 1994 that United States Congress by Pub L 103-308, designated December 7, of each year, as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is also sometimes referred to as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day or Pearl Harbor Day.

Traditionally the Flag of the United States is flown at half-staff, until sunset, to honor those who lost their lives serving this nation at Pearl Harbor.

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