Remembering the Bombing of Pearl Harbor: 75 Years Later
The theme of this year’s ceremonies, “Honoring the past, inspiring the future,” aims not just to remember the events of Pearl Harbor but to bring it forward so that today’s generation can know about and understand its impact on history.
It will bring together the living survivors of the attack – likely for the last time – with more than 50 events taking place over the course of two weeks. These events include everything from movie screenings to musical concerts as well as parades and memorials. Most are free and open to the public.
Throughout the day on December 7, reflection ceremonies will take place all day starting from 7:45 a.m. through 7:30 p.m. starting with the National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Commemoration at Kilo Pier. A few of the major events taking place at this year’s Pearl Harbor 75th Remembrance Day on December 7 include: