Pearl Harbor Sailor's Remains To Be Returned To Virginia, MN After 77 YearsThe remains of a Minnesota sailor killed in action are coming home to Virginia, Minnesota, after 77 years of being unidentified, said the Navy Operational Support Center. When Dante S. Tini was 19, he served as a radioman on the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor during the attack that thrust the U.S into World War II, the center says.
'We Never Expected To See You Again': Minnesota Navy Veteran Recounts Pearl Harbor AttackRetired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across the island from Pearl Harbor when Japanese warplanes started striking Hawaii on December 7, 1941, watching from afar as the attack that killed and wounded thousands unfolded.
Now 97, Navy Veteran Recalls 1941 Attack On Pearl HarborRetired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across the island from Pearl Harbor when Japanese warplanes started striking Hawaii on December 7, 1941, watching from afar as the bombs and bullets killed and wounded thousands.
Rushford Sailor Killed At Pearl Harbor Returning Home FridayJoseph Johnson died aboard the USS Oklahoma in the attack on Pearl Harbor. His remains were never identified -- until now.
76 Years Later, Minnesota Sailor Who Died At Pearl Harbor Returns HomeQuentin Gifford was a Radioman aboard the U.S.S. Oklahoma when it sunk in the attack that dragged us into World War II.
Burial Set For Minnesota Sailor Killed At Pearl HarborA Minnesota sailor killed at Pearl Harbor will be buried with full military honors Saturday at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Minnesotans Gather To Mark Pearl Harbor AnniversaryMore than 7,800 Minnesotans lost their lives in that war. Fort Snelling was a training post for hundreds of thousands of military members.
Remains Of Sailor Killed At Pearl Harbor Returned To MinnesotaNavy Fireman 3rd Class Glaydon I.C. Iverson's remains were buried for more than 74 years at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Minn. Pearl Harbor Survivor Visits USS Nevada ExhibitA 92-year-old Minnesota man's first visit to the state of Nevada this week was more special than most. Charles Sehe says he wanted to check the trip off his "bucket list" after spending most of his Navy career on the USS Nevada during World War II.
Minnesota Veteran Returns To Pearl Harbor On 73rd AnniversaryA Minnesota veteran returned to Pearl Harbor Sunday to pay respects to the comrades he lost at war on the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack.
Flags Fly At Half-Staff To Remember Pearl HarborGov. Mark Dayton is ordering that U.S. and state flags be flown at half-staff to remember the attack on Pearl Harbor and honor the Americans who died in World War II. Sunday marks the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack that killed about 2,400 sailors, Marines and soldiers.