Pearl Harbor survivors Dorwin Lamkin, 93, of Shawnee, (left), greeted Edmund Russell, 98, of Lenexa, at a luncheon on the 74th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which was remembered on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, at a small luncheon in Prairie Village that included the survivors, family, and friends. A moment of silence was held at 11:55 a.m., the time in Kansas City the attacks began. Lamkin served in the Navy aboard the U.S.S. Nevada. Russell served as a butcher in the U.S. Army Air Corps during the attack. Lamkin's longtime family friend, Judy Talbott, (center) of St. Louis came for the event.
Pearl Harbor survivors Dorwin Lamkin, 93, of Shawnee, (left), greeted Edmund Russell, 98, of Lenexa, at a luncheon on the 74th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which was remembered on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, at a small luncheon in Prairie Village that included the survivors, family, and friends. A moment of silence was held at 11:55 a.m., the time in Kansas City the attacks began. Lamkin served in the Navy aboard the U.S.S. Nevada. Russell served as a butcher in the U.S. Army Air Corps during the attack. Lamkin's longtime family friend, Judy Talbott, (center) of St. Louis came for the event. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com
Pearl Harbor survivors Dorwin Lamkin, 93, of Shawnee, (left), greeted Edmund Russell, 98, of Lenexa, at a luncheon on the 74th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which was remembered on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, at a small luncheon in Prairie Village that included the survivors, family, and friends. A moment of silence was held at 11:55 a.m., the time in Kansas City the attacks began. Lamkin served in the Navy aboard the U.S.S. Nevada. Russell served as a butcher in the U.S. Army Air Corps during the attack. Lamkin's longtime family friend, Judy Talbott, (center) of St. Louis came for the event. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com

KC-area survivors will never forget Pearl Harbor attack

December 07, 2015 04:36 PM