An event held Wednesday at the Kern Veterans Memorial in downtown Bakersfield marked the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.
- Veterans commemorate 75th anniversary of end of World War II at Kern memorial
- Remembering our heroes: Forgetting World War II is not an option on the 75th anniversary of its end
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- Son remembers father who flew P-38s during World War II, and 'adored Bakersfield'
- Bakersfield veteran was in Japan when World War II officially ended 75 years ago today
- Seventy-five years later, why should we remember?
Positive Cases Among Kern Residents: 32,073
Positive Cases Among Non-Residents: 10
Number of Negative Tests: 160,933
Number of Pending Tests*: 470
Updated: 9/29/2020. Source: Kern County Public Health Services Department
*As reported by community healthcare providers.
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