Those whose lives were cut short during the attack on Pearl Harbor 80 years ago were honored in a remembrance on Tuesday held at the USS Midway Museum.
A missing man formation flyover by Air Group One, traditional Pearl Harbor two-bell tap and ceremonial wreath-laying took place at the event to commemorate those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. All are invited to observe the free event and reflect on the lives lost.
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Cmdr. Bralyn Cathey, commander of USS John Finn, will be a guest speaker at the Midway.
This marks the first Pearl Harbor commemoration ceremony without Stu Hedley, a longtime San Diego resident, veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor who died earlier this year just shy of his 100th birthday.
The ceremony was held Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. before museum hours. Visitors were granted free admission to the museum after the remembrance.