Pearl Harbor Survivors Among Honorees
November 4th at New World Landing, the twelve local chapters of the Combined Rotary Clubs of Greater Pensacola honored Pensacola area military personnel, both active duty, veterans, retirees and supporting staff with a Military Appreciation luncheon. Guest Speaker was Lieutenant General Duane D. Thiessen, President/CEO Naval Aviation Museum Foundation. He expressed heartfelt appreciation to all who served and are serving our country. “It is not the media, but the soldier who has provided freedom of the press, …”
Each Pearl Harbor Survivor was introduced. Jake Gallawa just entered the room when his name was announced. He was thrilled as a wave of applause crossed the room.
pearl harbor survivors are proud american heroes