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UArizona Naval ROTC hosts 5K race to remember Sailors and Marines killed on USS Arizona

Posted at 10:13 AM, Dec 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-09 15:24:23-05

TUCSON, Ariz. — The University of Arizona Naval ROTC is hosting a memorial 5K race followed by a ceremony and Coast Guard shield unveiling Saturday.

The race and ceremony honored the 1,177 Sailors and Marines killed on the USS Arizona in attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Donations collected are going to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10188 and support the University of Arizona Naval ROTC.

For more information about the race or to donate, click here.