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Pearl Harbor and USS Arizona veteran Lauren Bruner, center, stands for the singing of the nation anthem before the Arizona Wildcats take on Hawaii at Arizona Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, Tucson, Ariz. Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star Content Exchange

Lauren Bruner, a Pearl Harbor attack survivor who made multiple trips to Tucson and was honored before the Arizona Wildcats' 2016 game against Hawaii at Arizona Stadium, has died. He was 98.

Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony

U.S.S. Arizona survivor and World War II veteran Lauren Bruner, center, shakes hands with Col. Patrick Wall before the Pearl Harbor Day remembrance and memorial dedication ceremony on the University of Arizona campus on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. The ceremony took place at the Student Union Memorial Center, a building structured like the U.S.S. Arizona battleship that was sunk during the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Photo by: Rebecca Noble / for Arizona Daily Star

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