Photo Gallery: Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Association in St. George marks ‘The Day of Infamy’

ST. GEORGE – The local chapter of the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Association, many other veterans’ organizations and members of the community marked “The Day of Infamy” today in an 11 a.m. memorial ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park in St. George.

The four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors that reside in the St. George area were honored:

Garth Sawyers (US Army) USS ANTARES (AKS-3)  •  Wardell Jenkins (US Army) 251st C/A Artillery, Camp Malakole • Dick Werner (Honorary) US Navy USS ARIZONA (BB-39)  • Lee R. Warren (US NAVY) USS MACDONOUGH (DD-351)

Please enjoy our photo gallery of the ceremony.

Note: Click on photo to enlarge it, then use your left-right arrow keys to cycle through the gallery. 
The Patriot Guard Riders of Southern Utah arrive at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The Patriot Guard Riders of Southern Utah arrive at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors arrive at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors arrive at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Garth Sawyers arrives at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Lee Warren arrives at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Presentation of the flag at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Presentation of the flag at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Presentation of the flag at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Presentation of the flag at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Alexa Verdugo Morgan, St. George News
The four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors present a memorial wreath at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors present a memorial wreath at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Pearl Harbor memorial plaque in Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Julie Morgan, St. George News
American Legion ceremonial rifle salute at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The American Legion attends the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
The American Legion attends the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Alexa Verdugo Morgan, St. George News
Community members attend the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Dave Amodt, St. George News
Seven-year-old Maggie Peterson performs at the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Alexa Verdugo Morgan, St. George News
Members of the Dixie High School Air Force JROTC attend the Pearl Harbor Survivors’ Ceremony at Vernon Worthen Park, St. George, Utah, Dec. 7, 2012 | Photo by Alexa Verdugo Morgan, St. George News

(L-R) Garth Sawyers, Lee Warren, Wardell Jenkins and Dick Werner enlistment photos, circa 1940

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