1991: National Anthem Sung at Pearl Harbor

Dec. 7, 1991: Part 4 of Pearl Harbor memorial service, 50 years after attack.
3:48 | 12/07/11

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Traditionally any -- of the United States navy that passes the USS Arizona. Renders honors. Members. Line the rails information. And on signal there officers and section leaders render a salute. This morning the USS chosen. Name for the battle of the chosen -- -- in the Korean War. -- render honors to this memorial and the memory of the American sailors and Marines. Who fought and died here. The US has chosen is one of our newest aegis cruisers one of the newest ships and our navy and was just recently. Assigned to its home port. Here in Pearl Harbor. Each morning at precisely. 0800 hours the national colors are raised on ships -- navy bases around the world. And it's 7:55. AM on December 7 1941. The band on the USS Nevada was preparing to play the National Anthem for morning -- When the first torpedo planes flashed overhead. And sailors on many ships -- To run that collars up the mess. On their way to battle stations. At this time. Our national colors will be raised as the USS chosen approaches. As she approaches are memorial and she will render honors with us. At that time. The National Anthem will be played by the United States' Pacific -- -- and and it will be sung by -- -- ambassador of the law. Mr. Danny. -- gaining. -- -- Sound attention. And. Those loans. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- All bombs grows. Hello I'm sorry. -- Okay. Okay. -- National Anthem performed by a very popular man in a way -- -- and -- -- known. By the military -- -- for them gently.

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