Pearl Harbor Remembrance Diablo Beacon Lighting

Monday December 5th

  • 7 pm - Veterans Voices: Get Straight Answers
    • This episode addresses questions and concerns around getting veterans benefits. Our expert panel gives answers about eligibility for benefits and dispels myths around compensation.
  • 4 pm - Veterans History Project 3
    • Oral Histories of: Woody Spears - U.S. Army Capt. (Tuskegee Airman) fighter pilot.  William Kalan, 1st Lt B24 bomber pilot WWII ETO.

Tuesday December 6th

  • 6 pm - Veterans History Project 19
    • Oral Histories of: Abel Kessler, Capt. US Army Artillery/Anti-Aircraft - China/Burma, WWII; Stephen Cohn 1st Lt. US Army Infantry Europe - WWII; Alexander Livingston Capt. US Army Infantry Battle - Normandy WWII

  • 7 pm - Veterans History Project 17
    • Oral Histories of: Bill Blendow, Navy Pharmacistmate. Lillian Hominda, Marine Corps Tech Sgt. Donald Wiese, 1st Sgt Army Infantry. Floyd Moss, Navy Quartermaster, Carrier Hornet. James Chenevey, Inf  Battle of Bulge. John Thelen, Major AF Pilot B24 Bomber. Russell Miller, Navy Radarman, Hiroshima.

  • 8 pm - Restoring the "Eye of Diablo". The Beacon on Mount Diablo
    • Save Mount Diablo led by Ron Brown and many others restored the "Eye of Diablo" on top of Mount Diablo in memory of all of those who lost their lives at Pearl Harbor in 1941.
  • 10 am - Veterans History Project 5
    • Oral Histories of: Harold York, Sgt, PTO Japanese POW Camps - Bataan.  John Kellejian, EM 1st Class PTO, USS Enterprise - Pearl Harbor/ Midway Campaigns.

Wednesday December 6th


  • 1 pm - Veterans History Project 11
    • Oral Histories of: Charles Smith, Deck Officer Navy; Fred Haberman, Army Intelligence; Willard Smith, Army Medical Corps; Carl Marble, Navy Supply; George Blazin, Army Infantry; Albert Leach, Army Band.

  • 3 pm - Veterans History Project 13
    • Oral Histories of: Raymond F. Huebsch, Dental Corps WWII; Leroy F. Parker, B24 Navigator WWII; Merle Christensen, Navy Ordnance WWII; Edward C. Rose, Army Air Corp Pilot WWII; Gene F. Gould, Navy Supply Officer WWII.

  • 4:15 pm - Restoring the "Eye of Diablo". The Beacon on Mount Diablo
    • Save Mount Diablo led by Ron Brown and many others restored the "Eye of Diablo" on top of Mount Diablo in memory of all of those who lost their lives at Pearl Harbor in 1941.

  • 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm – Live camera feed  - Beacon Lighting 2015
    • Live video from the summit of Mt. Diablo.

  • 10 pm - Veterans History Project 3
    • Oral Histories of: Woody Spears - U.S. Army Capt. (Tuskegee Airman) fighter pilot.  William Kalan, 1st Lt B24 bomber pilot WWII ETO.

  • 11 pm - Veterans Voices: Get Straight Answers
    • This episode addresses questions and concerns around getting veterans benefits. Our expert panel gives answers about eligibility for benefits and dispels myths around compensation.