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Pearl Harbor survivor to get final wish when his ashes are interred within the USS Arizona

  • COURTESY MILHORN FAMILY
                                Navy Lt. Harvey Milhorn, who served in Vietnam from April 1966 to April 1967 as part of his 30-year Navy career, will be interred within the USS Arizona per his wishes.

    COURTESY MILHORN FAMILY

    Navy Lt. Harvey Milhorn, who served in Vietnam from April 1966 to April 1967 as part of his 30-year Navy career, will be interred within the USS Arizona per his wishes.

  • COURTESY MILHORN FAMILY
                                Harvey Hollis Milhorn, a 20-year-old gunner’s mate on the USS Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941, died in 2002 at age 80. He will be interred in his former battleship at 4 p.m. Tuesday, the 80th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. Milhorn is pictured with his sister and brother in Tennessee.

    COURTESY MILHORN FAMILY

    Harvey Hollis Milhorn, a 20-year-old gunner’s mate on the USS Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941, died in 2002 at age 80. He will be interred in his former battleship at 4 p.m. Tuesday, the 80th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. Milhorn is pictured with his sister and brother in Tennessee.

Harvey Hollis Milhorn served 30 years in the Navy, including as a gunner’s mate on the USS Arizona, his first of at least seven ships, as well as a year in Vietnam, and finally as an officer and ships superintendent at Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Virginia. Read more

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