Pearl Harbor

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December 11, 2018 - 10:33 am
The remains of a 19-year-old Kansas man who was killed during the Japanese attack of Pearl Harbor have been identified. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Camillus O'Grady was killed on the battleship USS Oklahoma on Dec. 7, 1941. The Defense Department announced Monday that it had accounted...
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June 21, 2018 - 9:41 am
A sailor from Kansas who was killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor is being reburied in Colorado, not far from the remains of his family. The body of Wallace Eakes will be buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver on Thursday. Eakes was born and raised in Caney, Kansas. He was a...
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