Marine killed at Pearl Harbor laid to rest in California

  • A Marine team places U.S. Marine Corps, Pfc. John Franklin Middleswart casket onto the horse-drawn funeral carriage where it will escorted to the ceremony for full military honors at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in San Diego. Eighty years after he died in the attack on Pearl Harbor and just months after his remains were finally identified, the California Marine has been laid to rest with full military honors. (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)

  • Lt. Col. Christopher Benson, right, presents the flag that covered U.S. Marine Corps, Pfc. John Franklin Middleswart casket, to his nephew Edward Brown.

  • A military honor guard carries the casket of Marine Corps, Pfc. John Franklin Middleswart for a full military honors at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in San Diego. Eighty years after he died in the attack on Pearl Harbor and just months after his remains were finally identified, the California Marine has been laid to rest with full military honors. (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)

  • A military honor guard escorts the casket of Marine Corps, Pfc. John Franklin Middleswart for a full military honors at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, on Tuesday, in San Diego. (Photos by Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)

SAN DIEGO — Eighty years after he died in the attack on Pearl Harbor and just months after his remains were finally identified, a California Marine has been laid to rest with full military honors.