Pearl Harbor http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. Pearl Harbor vet recalls Dec. 7, 1941 attack http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-pearl-harbor-vet-recalls-dec-7-1941-attack <p>Bill McAnany, 90,&nbsp;of Jefferson City is a U.S. Navy veteran who survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 70 years ago.&nbsp; At the time, he was a medical corpsman stationed aboard the hospital ship USS Solace.&nbsp; St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin sat down with McAnany this week, and talked to him about what he went through on December 7, 1941.</p><p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 12:36:53 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2625 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Pearl Harbor vet recalls Dec. 7, 1941 attack Pearl Harbor survivor awarded eight medals in St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/pearl-harbor-survivor-awarded-eight-medals-st-louis <p>A 30-year veteran of the <a href="http://www.usps.com/">United States Postal Service</a> received recognition today for his veteran status of another kind.</p><p>91-year-old John T. Moton, Jr. was awarded eight different medals for his service in the United States Navy, <a href="http://www.kmov.com/news/local/Pearl-Harbor-survivor-honored-in-St-Louis-116167104.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&amp;utm_medium=twitter">KMOV reports</a>.</p><p>Congressman Lacy Clay presented the medals in his office this morning and included the following:</p> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 20:08:00 +0000 Kelsey Proud 526 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Pearl Harbor survivor awarded eight medals in St. Louis