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Body of Navy Seaman killed in attack on Pearl Harbor returns home to southeast Texas

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – The body of a Marine killed at Pearl Harbor has been returned home to southeast Texas.

On Thursday, SkyEye was flying over Bush Airport when the body of Navy Second Class Charles Saunders arrived.

The Chambers County Sheriff’s Office escorted his body to Winnie’s hometown.

Saunders was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma and was on board when she was attacked at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941.

The attack on the ship resulted in the deaths of 429 crew members, including Saunders.

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