Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivior Has Died
On December 7, 1941, Ray Chavez was assigned to the USS Condor minesweeper ship. He spotted a Japanese ship and alerted a destroyer who sunk the enemy boat.
Little-Known Civilian Hero Saved 32 Sailors During Pearl Harbor Attack
According to the Navy, during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Walter Potter saved 32 men. On Thursday, Walt, now 99, was guest of honor at a ceremony in Marin City.