Stories like this need to be told more often. Found on Shorpy among the comments below photo at http://www.shorpy.com/node/5051. Entitled "Other side of the story.". Widens our view of the bombing of Pearl Harbor from the pilots' experience. The pilots had no idea they were performing a sneak attack until afterward, and even then, if any of them had a problem with it, they were given veiled threats. Very interesting. I'm not surprised. Our history books never give us the total 'real'…

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Japanese Kamikaze pilot. Dad's ship, USS Hunter Liggett shot down four Zeros during the Guadacanal-Solomon Island Campaign.

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Kamikaze Pilots: Japan’s Suicide Squad in WWII - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/articles/kamikaze-pilots-japans-suicide-squad-in-wwii.html

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A kamikaze pilot in WW2 prepares for his suicide mission against the US Navy. From: NEMESIS: THE BATTLE FOR JAPAN 1944-45 by Max Hastings, published by HarperPress

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Kamikaze - Envision yourself LOOKING FACE OF THIS Japanese driver - ITS DETERMINATION TO DIE WITH PRIDE IN YOUR COUNTRY

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The Kamikaze Pilot Who Took His Wife On His Last Flight - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/the-kamikaze-pilot-who-took-his-wife-onhis-last-flight.html

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