The world is remembering more than 2,400 people who were killed when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Very few Pearl Harbor survivors are still alive today, but those who are still here remain dedicated to paying their respects.
A GoFundMe account raised more than $4,000 for John Seelie, a Pearl Harbor veteran.
The person who created the account said Seelie's heart was broken when he found out he couldn't attend the memorial ceremonies this year.
Seelie would normally go through The Greatest Generation Foundation. However, the trip this year was canceled because only four survivors were healthy enough to make the trip, and the foundation requires at least six to make the trip feasible.
Seelie's daughter updated the page and said her dad was on his way to Hawaii, thanks to the people who donated.
If you want to join in on the ceremonies that are happening today at Pearl Harbor, go here for a live-stream throughout the day, including tonight's parade.
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Sailors and Marines man the rails aboard Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) while passing the USS Arizona Memorial. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sean P. Gallagher/Released)
Peter B. Dupre', a World War II Veteran, plays taps on his harmonica during a floral tribute aboard the USS Arizona Memorial on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Dec. 5, 2015. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tamara Vaughn/Released)
Nelson Mitchell, the oldest living African-American Pearl Harbor survivor, reflects in the shrine room of the USS Arizona Memorial during a Pearl Harbor Survivor/ World War II, Family and Friends Harbor Tour at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 5, 2015. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd ClassTamara Vaughn/(Released)
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, military members and civilian guests tour the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Dec. 4, 2015. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Katarzyna Kobiljak/Released)