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Many red, white and blue wreathes were placed (Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Many red, white and blue wreathes were placed at the foot of the monuments across from Port Jefferson Village Hall Sunday morning as part of an annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Port Jeff honors WWII veterans

Port Jefferson Village Hall honored local veterans at its annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Wreathes lay on the grass in preparation for
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Wreathes lay on the grass in preparation for a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony Sunday morning in Port Jefferson, held each year by American Legion Post 432. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Two men salute wreathes laid in honor of
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Two men salute wreathes laid in honor of those who served in World War II at an annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony in Port Jefferson. (Dec. 2, 2012)

During the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony held Sunday
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

During the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony held Sunday morning in Port Jefferson, several wreathes were placed at the foot of monuments across from Village Hall in honor of those who fought in World War II. (Dec. 2, 2012)

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Veterans from several organizations surrounded the monuments across
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Veterans from several organizations surrounded the monuments across from Port Jefferson Village Hall Sunday morning for an annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony, honoring those who fought in World War II. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Henry Plate, 90, of East Setauket, (left), was
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Henry Plate, 90, of East Setauket, (left), was escorted to Port Jefferson harbor during a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony Sunday morning, to thrown a wreath in the water in honor of those who lost their lives during World War II. Plate was one of a few remaining World War II vets honored at the event. (Dec. 2, 2012)

During a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony held in
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

During a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony held in Port Jefferson Sunday morning, several wreathes were laid at the foot of monuments honoring veterans, in memory of those who served in World War II. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Boy Scouts, veterans from a variety of organizations,
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Boy Scouts, veterans from a variety of organizations, and members of the community gathered in front of Port Jefferson Village Hall Sunday morning for a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony to honor those who served in World War II. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Many red, white and blue wreathes were placed
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Many red, white and blue wreathes were placed at the foot of the monuments across from Port Jefferson Village Hall Sunday morning as part of an annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony. (Dec. 2, 2012)

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Wreathes were placed at the foot of the
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Wreathes were placed at the foot of the monuments across the street from Port Jefferson Village Hall Sunday morning as part of an annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony. (Dec. 2, 2012)

Two wreathes were tossed in the Port Jefferson
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Two wreathes were tossed in the Port Jefferson harbor Sunday morning during a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony honoring those who served in World War II. (Dec. 2, 2012)

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