One Maryland high school band is bound for Hawaii this week. The group raised thousands of dollars in a matter of months to help commemorate the attack on Pearl Harbor.
They’re a group of dedicated and talented high school musicians. The Westminster High School Marching Band has been honored with an invitation to go to Hawaii to represent Maryland in the annual Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade.
On Friday, America honors and remembers the victims and survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Survivors also gathered in Baltimore for a ceremony commemorating its 71st anniversary.
Flags throughout Maryland are flying at half-staff in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
Wednesday marks the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. More than 100 survivors from around the country gathered in Hawaii for ceremonies hosted by the National Park Service.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has ordered flags to be lowered to mark the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.