The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5731 in Gridley will host a commemoration ceremony for survivors of Pearl Harbor and their families at Biggs-Gridley Memorial Cemetery at 9:55 a.m. on December 7.
This specific time coincides with the arrival of the first wave of attacking aircraft that fateful morning in 1941. Pearl Harbor survivor Vere Gardner will be present. Pearl Harbor survivors and their families are invited to attend. Relatives of Pearl Harbor survivors who have passed are encouraged to submit their names for recognition during the bell ceremony. Participants are encouraged to arrive no later than 9:30 a.m. Post members look forward to meeting the families of these survivors. Light refreshments will be served after the ceremony. For further information please contact Ed Kawasaki 530-514-1805 or Ron Scheyer 530-990-0781.