Sun Subscriber Website Login

Please wait....
News Story
Updated: 12/03/2013 08:00:01AM

Event to honor Pearl Harbor survivors

Share this story:


Text Size:

PUNTA GORDA — Just before 8 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941, U.S. Army Privates George Elliot Jr. and Joseph Lockhart detected blips on their radar screen at Opana Point, the northernmost part of the island of Oahu, located in the Hawaiian Islands.

Both men quickly relayed the information to their superiors, who said it was nothing to be alarmed about — six B-17 Flying Fortresses were arriving from California.

You are currently not logged in
By logging in you can see the full story.

Subscribe to 
							the E-Edition
Get the Sun Delivered