Waterbury to hold special event to honor Pearl Harbor victims

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Waterbury is holding a special event on Wednesday, Dec. 7 to honor Pearl Harbor victims.

This is happening on the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor.

The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. with lunch.

A special program that honors 18 Connecticut men who lost their lives in Pearl Harbor will follow.

The National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Services will be held at MacDermid Performance Solutions headquarters, 245 Freight Street, Waterbury, and are open to the public.

Each attendee will receive a Waterbury Veterans Memorial Committee lapel pin with a customized hang tag.