Larry Petretti, Sonoma County’s last known Pearl Harbor survivor, dies at 98

Nov 22, 2021 156

BY: CHRIS SMITH

Larry Petretti was an ardent outdoorsman, a marksman with a bow or gun and, not many years back, was said to be the oldest still-working real estate broker in California.

The longtime Santa Rosa resident was also, among the corps of local World War II veterans who witnessed and responded to and for a lifetime carried memories of the horror loosed on Pearl Harbor almost 80 years ago, the last man standing.

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SOURCE: https://www.pressdemocrat.com

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