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151 WWII veterans are expected to attend event at Pearl Harbor

William Cole
<strong>Frank Emond:</strong>
                                <em>Now 103, the Navy veteran played French horn in the USS Pennsylvania band </em>
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Frank Emond:

Now 103, the Navy veteran played French horn in the USS Pennsylvania band

Frank Emond
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Frank Emond

<strong>Jack Holder:</strong>
                                <em>The Navy veteran saw bombs explode on Ford Island on Dec. 7, 1941 </em>
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Jack Holder:

The Navy veteran saw bombs explode on Ford Island on Dec. 7, 1941

Jack Holder
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Jack Holder

<strong>Ralph Matsumoto:</strong>
                                <em>The McKinley grad was a civilian witness to the attack and was later drafted into the Army </em>
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Ralph Matsumoto:

The McKinley grad was a civilian witness to the attack and was later drafted into the Army

Ralph Matsumoto
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Ralph Matsumoto

<strong>Elsie Rippin:</strong>
                                <em>The 97-year-old was a machinist mate in the WAVES program on the mainland </em>
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Elsie Rippin:

The 97-year-old was a machinist mate in the WAVES program on the mainland

Elsie Rippin
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Elsie Rippin

<strong>Frank Emond:</strong>
                                <em>Now 103, the Navy veteran played French horn in the USS Pennsylvania band </em>
Frank Emond
<strong>Jack Holder:</strong>
                                <em>The Navy veteran saw bombs explode on Ford Island on Dec. 7, 1941 </em>
Jack Holder
<strong>Ralph Matsumoto:</strong>
                                <em>The McKinley grad was a civilian witness to the attack and was later drafted into the Army </em>
Ralph Matsumoto
<strong>Elsie Rippin:</strong>
                                <em>The 97-year-old was a machinist mate in the WAVES program on the mainland </em>
Elsie Rippin