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Agnes Shurr, 96, of Grand Forks, is among the few Pearl Harbor survivors still living. Shurr was serving on the USS Solace, one of two hospital ships in the harbor the morning of the attack. Eric Hylden / Forum Communications Co.

Grand Forks Pearl Harbor survivor remembers day, but doesn't dwell on it

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GRAND FORKS - At 26, Agnes Shurr was a nurse aboard a hospital ship at anchor on a bright, calm morning.

"It was a Sunday, and we could sleep in," she said. "We were anchored out in the stream, away from the docks. Sunday was our day off, and I was sleeping."


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