(Washington, D.C., November 30, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will attend the National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 77th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony on FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The National Park Service and the United States Navy will host the National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 77th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony to honor and remember the 2,390 Americans killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and on the island of Oahu on December 7, 1941.
* NOTE: Media interested in attending the event must RSVP here by TODAY, Friday, November 30th at 6:00 pm HT.
Secretary Perdue to attend the National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 77th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony
WHAT: The ceremony will begin at 7:50 a.m. and take place on the Ceremonial Lawn at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. Pearl Harbor Survivors, WWII veterans, family members, and local dignitaries will be in attendance.
WHEN: Friday, December 7, 2018
Media check-in will be from 6:00 – 6:30 a.m.
Ceremony begins at 7:50 a.m.
WHERE: Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, 1 Arizona Memorial Place, Honolulu, HI 96818
Event credentials issued by the National Park Service are required to obtain access to the December 7 ceremony only. Credentialed members of the media interested in covering the event must RSVP here by November 30 at 6:00 p.m.
Additional information regarding media credentialing pick-up and other important coverage details will be sent in future technical advisories.