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PEARL HARBOR CEREMONY

At Patriots Point


 


Patriots Point Home Of The USS Yorktown (CV-10)
Medal Of Honor Museum
USS LAFFEY (DD-724) 
USS CLAMAGORE (SS-343)

 
Pearl Harbor Memorial at Patriots Point

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will host a Pearl Harbor Day Memorial Service aboard the USS Yorktown to honor the 25 known South Carolinians who were killed during the 1941 Japanese attack.
 
The service, organized together with Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 10624, will include a wreath laying, tolling of a bell and a traditional gun salute.
 
The Japanese used more than 350 aircraft during the hour-and-15-minute attack on Pearl Harbor.  More than 2,403 U.S. personnel, including 68 civilians were killed.  In total, more than 300 U.S. aircraft and 19 Navy ships were destroyed or damaged, including eight battleships.
 
 
Ceremony December 2021 
 
Immediately following Ceremony - Lunch at: VFW Post 10624 – Mt. Pleasant
1411 Stuart Engals Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 843-884-0062


 
Attached below is the letter and form.  They have been placed on the Department Website for all to read and print off the Wreath application if you will be attending.

 2021 Pearl Harbor Letter

 2021 Wreath Order Form