December 6, 2010
R. S. “Swede” Boreen of Pinehurst returned to the battleship Oklahoma exactly four years after the Pearl Harbor attack. Here he stands at the foot of the ladder he climbed that day making his escape from the capsized vessel.
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Dec. 7, 1941, is a day still living in the memory of one Pinehurst man, who makes it his business to remind others every year about the attack on Pearl Harbor