Posted by: arbeam | November 19, 2013

Dec 7: Keyport 20th Annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony

Gerhard Jensch, USS California, and Captain Dave Kohnke, Commander, NUWC Keyport, exchange laughs at the post-event reception. — at Naval Undersea Museum.

Gerhard Jensch, USS California, and Captain Dave Kohnke, Commander, NUWC Keyport, exchange laughs at the post-event reception. — at Naval Undersea Museum.

KEYPORT, Wash. – “Lest We Forget”, Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport’s 20th Annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 7 at the Naval Undersea Museum, Keyport.

The highlight of the ceremony features local Pearl Harbor Survivors sharing their personal memories of the attack.

Capt. David K. Kohnke, Commander, NUWC Keyport, will serve as Master of Ceremonies with Capt. Mike Mathews, U. S. Navy (Ret.), and Cmdr. Erik Neal, U.S. Navy (Ret.)  providing an overview of the attack on Pearl Harbor while photos of that day’s events are shown.  Navy Band Northwest will provide instrumental music.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact NUWC Keyport’s Public Affairs Office at (360) 396-2699 or kypt_pao@navy.mil.

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