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Berks County remembers Pearl Harbor

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 07 2013 05:26:51 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 08 2013 04:43:58 AM CST

Pearl Harbor Day

BIRDSBORO, Pa. -

Residents in Berks County remembered the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Cub Scouts in Birdsboro hosted a flag ceremony honoring the fallen heroes of the Japanese attack that thrust the U-S into World War II.

More than 2,500 Marines, sailors and soldiers were killed in the Pearl Harbor attack.

Another 2,000 were injured.