Oldest US military survivor of Pearl Harbor dies at age 106

Ray Chavez, a Pearl Harbor survivor from Poway, Calif., poses for a photo as he was eating breakfast in Honolulu on Dec. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File)

LOS ANGELES — Ray Chavez, the oldest U.S. military survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor that plunged the United States into World War II, died Wednesday. He was 106.