United States Navy

Tom Berg, left, of Port Townsend, Wash., Robert Fernandez, center, of Stockton, Calif., and George Keene of Newhall, Calif., all survivors of the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, take part in the 77th anniversary ceremony Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Pea
AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy
December 07, 2018 - 1:18 pm
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — About 20 survivors are expected to gather at Pearl Harbor on Friday to pay tribute to the thousands of men lost in the Japanese attack 77 years ago. The youngest of the veterans are in their mid-90s. The Navy and National Park Service will jointly host the remembrance...
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Ray Chavez, the nation's oldest survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, has died, the White House says. He was 106.
CNN
November 24, 2018 - 8:58 pm
By Nicole Chavez and David Wright (CNN) -- Ray Chavez, the nation's oldest survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, has died, the White House says. He was 106. The veteran passed away peacefully in his sleep Wednesday, CNN affiliate KFMB reported, citing a family statement. Chavez was a...
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Republic of Singapore Navy guided-missile frigate RSS Tenacious arrives at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in preparation for RIMPAC 2018. Singapore is one of seven ASEAN nations participating in the exercises.
Daniel James Lanari/US Navy
July 01, 2018 - 12:43 am
By Brad Lendon (CNN) - - The Pentagon kicked off the world's largest naval war games last week, the biennial, month-long Rim of the Pacific exercises, known as RIMPAC, bringing together 46 ships and submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 troops from 25 nations. Missing from that contingent is China,...
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World War II veteran Bob Barger stands during the national anthem at the commencement ceremony at the University of Toledo, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Toledo, Ohio.
AP Photo/Carlos Osorio
May 05, 2018 - 11:28 pm
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A World War II veteran who flew planes for the Navy has received his college degree to a standing ovation 68 years after he took his last class. Ninety-six-year-old Bob Barger was honored Saturday at the University of Toledo's commencement ceremony, where he received an...
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