How the Pearl Harbor attack still shapes America
The Dec. 7 anniversary ... past week. All were decorated for valor during their service, as were many others. For my own generation, who were kids during World War II, there are many flash memories of the time. I was 7 when Pearl Harbor happened, 11 ...
Pearl Harbor survivors share stories of attack
Now 91, Pfundheller will be returning to Pearl Harbor on Wednesday for the 70th anniversary ceremony honoring those lost in the Dec. 7, 1941 attack ... were so many of them around." In a reminder of how many are passing on, the ashes of two survivors ...
How many American Battleships were sunk at Pearl Harbor
On December 7, 1941, Japanese carriers in the Pacific launched 353 aircraft in a surprise attack on the U.S. Navy's fleet docked in Pearl Harbor, causing massive casualties. There are many ... a ship to fall completely below the water level. Several were ...
In memory of Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941
Law, USN (Ret) The USA had a relatively small military prior to the Japanese sneak attack upon our unprepared forces at Pearl Harbor and Cavetti on December 7, 1941. Our ships loaded ... their men were and what they were doing until much later.
Coal City Navy Veteran Recalls ‘Infamous’ Pearl Harbor Tragedy Of December 7, 1941
Fifty rounds of ammunition in a gun that fires 650 rounds per minute isn’t much ... During the December 7 attack on Pearl Harbor, 218 U.S. Army personnel were killed in action, with 364 wounded from the Army. The U.S. Navy lost 2,008 soldiers in the ...