NEW YORK -- This could be their final farewell.
Thursday, 65 years after they witnessed the horror of Pearl Harbor, nearly 500 ex-servicemen will return to Hawaii. Another 3,500 unable to make the trek will remember the moment in their own way.
They will salute, for perhaps the last time, 2,390 brothers-in-arms who perished as Japanese bombers turned the harbor into an inferno.
"I still remember that day clearly," former New York soldier Daniel Fruchter, 88, said from his home…