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NATIONAL PEARL HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY Commemoration & Luncheon

December 7, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

$35.00

This December 7 the Union League Club of Chicago, Armed Forces Council of Chicago, Chicago Navy Memorial Foundation, and the USS HYMAN G. RICKOVER Commissioning Committee will remember the world changing event known as Pearl Harbor Day, or as President Franklin D. Roosevelt said in his December 8, 1941 speech declaring war on Japan, “a date which will live in infamy”.

On Wednesday, December 7, 2022, the Club will host a luncheon to commemorate the 81st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Keynote speaker for the luncheon is Rear Admiral Larry Watkins, deputy commander, U.S. Third Fleet, and guest speaker will be Vietnam and Marine Corps veteran and former alderman the Honorable James Balcer.

Musical performances by the U.S. Navy Band Great Lakes and color guard will be performed by the Navy Junior ROTC cadets from Chicago’s Hyman G. Rickover Naval Academy.

It was 81 years ago when Imperial Japanese warplanes descended on Oahu, Hawaii, killing 2,403 service members and civilians, injuring thousands more and dealing a near fatal blow to the Navy’s fleet at Pearl Harbor.

Advance registration is required. . REGISTER FOR THE EVENT HERE

Union League Club members may register at www.ulcc.org.

Dress code: Smart casual.

Luncheon cost: $35.00

 

Details

Date:
December 7, 2022
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
$35.00
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Venue

Union League Club of Chicago
65 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604 United States
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Phone:
312-435-5945
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