Pearl Harbor

Photo courtesy of Associated Press
December 07, 2018 - 7:06 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across the island from Pearl Harbor when Japanese warplanes started striking Hawaii on December 7, 1941, watching from afar as the bombs and bullets killed and wounded thousands. Photo...
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Jim Downing
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Matt Saintsing
December 07, 2017 - 8:12 am
“We have been advised by Army and Navy intelligence that the island of Oahu is under enemy attack,” the first radio broadcast began. “The enemy has not been identified, stay tuned.” Minutes later, another transmission came through: “The enemy has been identified as Japan.” That’s when Jim Downing...
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