Pearl Harbor Attack

Pearl Harbor Attack--my home port during the Vietnam War. Many relics and reminders of the Pearl Harbor attack were still there in Nearby Hickam Airfield still had holes in the walls of offices and barracks as a reminder to never let our guard down.

Pearl Harbor Dec 7th 1941

5 Facts You Didn't Know About Pearl Harbor

World War II: December Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Small boat rescues a seaman from the USS West Virginia. Note the two men in the superstructure. The USS Tennessee is inboard

The USS Oklahoma is pulled upright after capsizing due to damage during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec 7, 1941. It was an amazing feat never before tried. 21 massive GE DC motors were anchored to the shore and cables strung to the ship. It took three months to pull the ship upright. It was beached, patched up and sold for scrap, but while being towed to the US, it developed a leak. Despite the efforts of the salvors, the ship settled and finally, after many hours, rolled over and…

The USS Oklahoma is pulled upright after capsizing due to damage during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec Unfortunately, despite all the efforts to raiser her, she ultimately rolled over and sank.

Tomorrow is the 76th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Of course that wasn't the first military action of the Japanese during WWII. It's just the event that finally got the U.S. to declare war.  The 1941 Projectis an interactive map of Pearl Harbor. The map features the stories of survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Click on a person on the map to read his or her story and see accompanying photographs. You can customize the map to display the positions of ships on…

Tomorrow is the 76th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Of course that wasn't the first military action of the Japanese during WWII. It's just the event that finally got the U.S. to declare war. The 1941 Projectis an interactive map of Pearl Harbor. The map features the stories of survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Click on a person on the map to read his or her story and see accompanying photographs. You can customize the map to display the positions of ships on…

Pearl Harbor survivor, 8 December 1941

The caption reads, "Technical Sergeant Anglin was wounded in action." Anglin is seen here holding up a piece of shrapnel removed from his arm. From the Claude Larkin Collection at the Marine Corps Archives and Special Collections OFFICIAL USMC PHOTOGRAPH

A unique perspective - visitors look down upon the USS Arizona  Jr Ranger Activity book - 12/7/41 Pearl Harbor

A unique perspective - visitors look down upon the USS Arizona Jr Ranger Activity book - Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor Sightseeing and Honolulu Duck Tour 			Dive into Honolulu's highlights and history with a sightseeing 'duck' tour aboard an amphibious vehicle. Pass city landmarks including the statue of King Kamehameha I and Iolani Palace, then cruise into the water and take in Sand Island, Mokauea Island and views from Waikiki to Diamond Head. Your 5.5-hour tour includes time to explore the Pearl Harbor Visitor’s Center plus your choice of three Pearl Harbor attractions: the US...

Pearl Harbor Sightseeing and Honolulu Duck Tour Dive into Honolulu's highlights and history with a sightseeing 'duck' tour aboard an amphibious vehicle. Pass city landmarks including the statue of King Kamehameha I and Iolani Palace, then cruise into the water and take in Sand Island, Mokauea Island and views from Waikiki to Diamond Head. Your 5.5-hour tour includes time to explore the Pearl Harbor Visitor’s Center plus your choice of three Pearl Harbor attractions: the US...

@Devin Bosarge Pearl Harbor. Movie night soon! I feel like crying for a few hours. lol

Discovered a Hair Idol & True Beauty: Pearl Harbor starring Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett and Kate Beckinsale

Dec. 7, 1941, 22-yr-old Cornelia Fort became the 1st American woman pilot in a combat zone while flying over Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked. While 2 other civilian planes were shot out of the sky, she made it thru' the strafing & landed her plane. She was among the first pilots recruited for the Women’s Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron. In March 1943, she was killed by a midair collision while on a ferrying mission to Dallas.

Cornelia Fort became the American woman pilot in a combat zone while flying over Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked. She was killed in March

PEARL HARBOR  A colourful drink full of flavours of the tropics. You only need 3 ingredients: vodka, melon liqueur, and pineapple juice.

PEARL HARBOR A colourful drink full of flavours of the tropics. You only need 3 ingredients: vodka, melon liqueur, and pineapple juice.

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