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Pearl Harbor survivors receive heroes’ welcome


    Edward W. Stone planted a kiss on the cheek of Lt. Dawn Stankus, who escorted Pearl Harbor survivors to a special boat tour at the visitors center. Stone said he hoped she didn’t mind, to which she replied, “It was an honor to be kissed by you.”


    About 30 Pearl Harbor survivors met with visitors at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center on Monday as they headed out for a boat tour of the Arizona Memorial. Bianca Coronado took a selfie with three survivors, from left, Stuart Hedley, Jack Holder and Edward W. Stone.

Nearly 30 Pearl Harbor survivors took an emotional boat cruise into history Monday, returning to the scene where they witnessed death and carnage 75 years ago. Read more

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