Pearl Harbor vet’s interment to be last on sunken Arizona

  PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii --- On Dec. 7, 1941, then-21-year-old Lauren Bruner was the second-to-last man to escape the burning wreckage of the USS Arizona after a Japanese plane dropped a bomb that ignited an enormous explosion in the battleship's ammunition storage compartment.   He lived to be 98 years old, marrying twice and outliving both wives. He worked for a refrigeration company for nearly four decades.   This weekend, divers will place Bruner's ashes inside the battleship's wreckage, which sits in Pearl Harbor where it sank during the attack 78 years ago that thrust the United States into World War II. The Southern California man will be the 44th a...Keep on reading: Pearl Harbor vet’s interment to be last on sunken Arizona

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