Ron Smith addresses the crowd at the Pearl Harbor remembrance event in downtown Bangor on Dec. 6.

A group of Bangor-area veterans attended a local remembrance event Friday to mark the 78th anniversary of the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor on the pedestrian bridge in downtown Bangor.

Bangor High School JROTC members performed a 21-gun salute, following the dropping of a ceremonial wreath in the Kenduskeag Stream.

Credit: Eesha Pendharkar
Credit: Eesha Pendharkar
Credit: Eesha Pendharkar