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Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Wreath Laying Ceremony

  • United States Navy Memorial 701 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington, DC, 20004 United States (map)

Please join the United States Navy Memorial on the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor for a Wreath Laying Ceremony:

701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004

This ceremony is held each year to remember and honor the service members and civilians who lost their lives during Japan’s surprise attack on December 7th, 1941.

This year we are honored to have Tim Gray as our keynote speaker, a national award-winning documentary film director, producer and writer based in Rhode Island. Mr. Gray has produced, written & directed 21 documentary films to date on the personal stories of the WWII generation.

You can also see the United States Navy Band & Ceremonial Guard perform on Memorial Plaza, also known as the “Granite Sea.”

This event is free & open to the public. If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Robert Parker at or 202-380-0723.

*In the case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved into the Burke Theater, located in Navy Memorial’s adjacent Visitor Center