"I am a Gravestone Rambler, and I beg you to bear me company."
- William Thomas Vincent
Friday, December 16, 2011
Pearl Harbor Survivor: USS Nevada
Robert Marshall Burr was stationed in Pearl Harbor aboard the USS Nevada (BB-36), the U.S. Navy's first super dread-nought and sister ship of the USS Oklahoma, as a Yeoman 2nd Class at the time of the Pearl Harbor attack on December 7, 1941. The USS Nevada was the only battleship able to get underway during the attack.