Cook 3rdClass Doris "Dorie" Miller, USN, born Waco, 12Oct1919, enlisted Navy Sept1939. On 7Dec1941, on USS W. Virginia distinguished himself courageous and devotion to duty at attack on Pearl Harbor. awarded Navy Cross  Miller just after being presented with the Navy Cross by Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, on board USS Enterprise (CV-6) at Pearl Harbor, 27 May 1942.) Doris Miller on Liscome Bay was lost when torpedoed by Japanese sub on 24Nov1943,  invasion Gilbert Islands.

Cook 3rdClass Doris "Dorie" Miller, USN, born Waco, 12Oct1919, enlisted Navy Sept1939. On 7Dec1941, on USS W. Virginia distinguished himself courageous and devotion to duty at attack on Pearl Harbor. awarded Navy Cross Miller just after being presented with the Navy Cross by Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, on board USS Enterprise (CV-6) at Pearl Harbor, 27 May 1942.) Doris Miller on Liscome Bay was lost when torpedoed by Japanese sub on 24Nov1943, invasion Gilbert Islands.

U.S. Army Private Richard Schimmel was 19 and just learning how radar worked when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. He and some of his Signal Corps colleagues were the first to know the planes were coming … but a warning they extended was ignored. Here is their story ... told through his eyes ... 75 years later.

U.S. Army Private Richard Schimmel was 19 and just learning how radar worked when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. He and some of his Signal Corps colleagues were the first to know the planes were coming … but a warning they extended was ignored. Here is their story ... told through his eyes ... 75 years later.

It's a little worrisome that the 2nd in command at the DNC thinks Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Germans... Did they have Common Core when he was learning history??

It's a little worrisome that the 2nd in command at the DNC thinks Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Germans... Did they have Common Core when he was learning history??

When my husband and I saw Hawaii the first time, one of the best tours we took was the one of Pearl Harbor. Part of that tour was a short shuttle boat ride ou

When my husband and I saw Hawaii the first time, one of the best tours we took was the one of Pearl Harbor. Part of that tour was a short shuttle boat ride ou

HUSBAND E. KIMMEL  (1882-1968) American admiral and Commander of the Pacific Fleet when it was attacked by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. Kimmel was consequently dismissed

HUSBAND E. KIMMEL (1882-1968) American admiral and Commander of the Pacific Fleet when it was attacked by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. Kimmel was consequently dismissed

Pearl Harbor statistics. The Americans were bombed by the Japanese. This took place in Hawaii. December 7, 1941 was the date. The Japanese attacked as revenge for when the Americans attacked Manchuria.

Pearl Harbor statistics. The Americans were bombed by the Japanese. This took place in Hawaii. December 7, 1941 was the date. The Japanese attacked as revenge for when the Americans attacked Manchuria.

Dorie Miller (1919-1943) was the 1st national Black hero during WWII & was honored with the Navy Cross. A Navy messman 1st class on the battleship Arizona at Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked on 12/7/1941, he shot down 4 Japanese planes. As a messman, Miller hadn’t been trained in the use of a weapon. Miller was among the crew of the carrier Liscome Bay when it sank at sea after a torpedo struck it on 11/24/1943 #BlackHistory #blackexcellence #BlackHistoryEveryMonth #BlackHistoryRocks

Dorie Miller (1919-1943) was the 1st national Black hero during WWII & was honored with the Navy Cross. A Navy messman 1st class on the battleship Arizona at Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked on 12/7/1941, he shot down 4 Japanese planes. As a messman, Miller hadn’t been trained in the use of a weapon. Miller was among the crew of the carrier Liscome Bay when it sank at sea after a torpedo struck it on 11/24/1943 #BlackHistory #blackexcellence #BlackHistoryEveryMonth #BlackHistoryRocks

Isoroku Yamamoto, Japanese Imperial Navy Fleet Admiral responsible for attack on Pearl Harbor.JAN16

Isoroku Yamamoto, Japanese Imperial Navy Fleet Admiral responsible for attack on Pearl Harbor.JAN16

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