On 79th anniversary of attack on Pearl Harbor, Minnesota family awaits for loved one's remains to be returned home | KSTP.com

On 79th anniversary of attack on Pearl Harbor, Minnesota family awaits for loved one's remains to be returned home

Joe Mazan
Updated: December 07, 2020 06:14 PM
Created: December 07, 2020 02:20 PM

Monday marks the 79th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

More than 2,300 U.S. troops died after the Japanese attacked the military base in Hawaii on December 7, 1941.

On the grounds of the Minnesota State Capitol it serves as a monument to a day that lives in infamy. The naval gun that fired the first shot by Americans at Pearl Harbor.

U.S. Navy Seaman 2nd Class Lloyd Timm of Kellogg was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack. Timm was only 19 years old.


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