Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Flags Lowered in Honor of Pearl Harbor Day

The library's flags are flying at half-staff today in honor of those who lost their lives or were wounded at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

On the morning of December 7, 1941, the Armed Forces of the United State of America stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, were attacked by the air and naval forces of Imperial Japan. The attack claimed the lives of 2,334 servicemen and servicewomen and wounded another 1,143.

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