Heartland VFW remembers Pearl Harbor

The Cape Girardeau American Legion remembers Pearl Harbor

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Veterans and others gathered at the Cape Girardeau riverfront on Saturday, December 7 for the 78th anniversary of the day when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and pushed the United States into World War II.

Everyone gathered at 11 a.m. to remember the lives lost.

Cape Girardeau remembers Pearl Harbor

Cape Girardeau remembers Pearl Harbor

Posted by KFVS-TV on Saturday, December 7, 2019

This year a wreath along with roses were dropped into the Mississippi River in honor of the 2,300 men and women who died, including those who were from the Heartland.

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