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America remembers: The 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Published 6:05 PM ET, Wed December 7, 2016
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Members of the Navy on the USS Halsey in Honolulu take part in a commemoration ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Wednesday, December 7. Kent Nishimura/Getty Images
Hundreds gather at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, a military base adjacent to Honolulu. Petty Officer 1st Class Rebecca/US NAVY/EPA
Vice President-elect Mike Pence greets WWII veteran William Flatters during a ceremony at the National World War II Memorial in Washington. Molly Riley/AP
Navy veteran Russ Collins salutes at the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial in Camden, New Jersey. Matt Rourke/AP
Crew members of the USS John C. Stennis stand on deck of the guided missile destroyer USS Halsey in Honolulu. Kent Nishimura/Getty Images
Bill Kiley, a flag bearer of the color guard, participates in a ceremony in Portland, Maine. Kiley served in the Navy from 1954-1958. Robert F. Bukaty/AP
Bugler Jerry Dewitt plays taps, a bugle call played at dusk, in Portland, Maine, honoring those who died in the 1941 attacks on Pearl Harbor. Dewitt, the commander of the Maine Amvets, served 28 years in the Army. Robert F. Bukaty/AP