Walter Wendt http://wxpr.org en Memories of Pearl Harbor, 72 Years Later http://wxpr.org/post/memories-pearl-harbor-72-years-later <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This weekend marks 72 years since the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.&nbsp; Earlier this fall we heard from Walter </span>Wendt<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, 95-year-old naval veteran of Pearl Harbor.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He remembers the day of the attacks as one of confusion.</span></p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 23:35:05 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 11589 at http://wxpr.org Memories of Pearl Harbor, 72 Years Later The Ocean Epic of Walter Wendt http://wxpr.org/post/ocean-epic-walter-wendt <p>On Veterans Day, we remember the service of veterans from many wars. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Walter Wendt served six and a half years in the Navy in World War II.&nbsp; He was onboard the ship the Helena&nbsp;when it was hit by a torpedo during the attack on Pearl Harbor.&nbsp; </span>WXPR’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Natalie </span>Jablonski<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talked with 95-year-old Wendt at his neighbor’s home in </span>McNaughton<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Wisconsin.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 10453 at http://wxpr.org The Ocean Epic of Walter Wendt