East Texas war veterans remember Pearl Harbor
POSTED: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 - 10:14pm
UPDATED: Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 10:13am
TYLER — The Rose Capital Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) hosted a dinner program to honor Pearl Harbor survivors and World War II veterans Wednesday at Hollytree Country Club.
The program included participation of the Welcome Home Soldiers organization, posting of colors by the Civil Air Patrol, and guest speaker Bill Eckel of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Club.
KETK spoke with Eckel, a Rusk resident, about what he remembers on December 7, 1941.
Watch the video here.