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With five USS Arizona crewmembers remaining, it’s ‘twilight’ for Pearl Harbor survivors

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

It’s extra noteworthy that Everett Hyland, who was aboard the USS Pennsylvania during Japan’s Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, will return the salute of a passing Navy warship at Friday’s anniversary of the attack. Hyland, 95, will do so on behalf of all Pearl Harbor survivors and World War II veterans as the ship sails by the sunken USS Arizona. That salute will be extra poignant because there…