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75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor at USS Cod, Cleveland, OH

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Color Guardsman Lee MacBride and Galen Swab are on the gang plank of the Cod during the program.

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Lee MacBride and Galen Swab of the Western Reserve Society Color Guard participated in the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor on the USS Cod submarine at north-coast harbor in Cleveland.  Their were over a hundred  and fifty people in attendance for the program. The event featured speakers and a rifle salute from the American Legion Post 572 of Parma, Ohio. A memorial wreath was cast into the waters of Lake Erie, and Eagle Scout Alex Lenhart played Taps.

Also in attendance was William Ross, WRS member, who provided the photos for this article.

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LtoR: Lee MacBride and Galen Swab with the colors.

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One thought on “75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor at USS Cod, Cleveland, OH

  1. Wilbur j Rippey on said:

    I would like to thank you all on this day February 3rd 2017 the award given to me Wilbur J Rippey Jr at a recognition ceremony given by the Columbus Division of fire the Benjamin Franklin chapter of the sons of the American Revolution this award it was given to me Friday January 18th 20008 at 12 noon at the Midwest Hotel Sinclair Road once again thank you very much sincerely Wilbur J Rippey Jr

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