At Patriots Point
After the Pearl Harbor Ceremony at Patriots Point, we will NOT be having lunch at the Glen L Jeffers Post.
Because of the current situation with COVID, the lunch gathering at the post has been canceled.
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 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 2020
At this time we are still having the Pearl Harbor Ceremony but there are rules, regulations and limitations that need to be followed due to the Coronavirus, these are explained in the letter below.
Attached below are your 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.