The Remains Of Nearly 400 US Servicemen Killed At Pearl Harbor Are To Be Exhumed
The remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed at Pearl Harbor are to be exhumed so they may be identified and given individual burials, the US says. The sailors and Marines were aboard the battleship...
Attack on Pearl Harbor
The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike conducted by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941 (Dece...
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The Remains Of Nearly 400 US Servicemen Killed At Pearl Harbor Are To Be Exhumed
The remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed at Pearl Harbor are to be exhumed so they may be identified and given individual burials, the US says. The sailors and Marines were aboard the battleship...
Orin G. Murfin
Orin Gould Murfin (April 13, 1876 – October 22, 1956) was an admiral in the United States Navy.Murfin served as the commanding officer of USS Albany (CL-23) in 1916 and of West Virginia (BB-48), 1928...
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Alfred Preis
Alfred Preis (February 2, 1911 – March 29, 1993) was an Austrian-born American architect best known for designing the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor.
Born and raised in Vienna, Austria, Prei...
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Philip Hayes (general)
Philip Hayes (b. June 16, 1887 – d. November 25, 1949) was a Major-General in the U.S. Army. He was the commander of the Third Service Command from 1943 to 1946.Hayes was in charge of the U.S. militar...
USCGC Taney (WHEC-37)
USCGC Taney (WPG/WAGC/WHEC-37) (/ˈteɪniː/ TAY-nee) is a United States Coast Guard High Endurance Cutter, notable as the last ship floating that fought in the attack on Pearl Harbor, although Taney was...
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George Welch (pilot)
George Welch (May 10, 1918 – October 12, 1954) was a World War II flying ace, a Medal of Honor nominee, and an experimental aircraft pilot after the war. Welch is best known for being one of the...
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Kermit Tyler
Kermit A. Tyler (April 13, 1913 – January 23, 2010) was an American Air Force officer. Tyler was assigned as a pilot in the 78th Pursuit Squadron at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, the day Japan...
Kermit Tyler - Wikipedia
List of United States Navy ships present at Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941
Targets:1:USS California 2:USS Maryland 3:USS Oklahoma 4:USS Tennessee 5:USS West Virginia 6:USS Arizona 7:USS Nevada 8:USS Pennsylvania 9:Ford Island NAS 10:Hickam fieldIgnored: A:Oil s...
List of United States Navy ships present at Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 - Wikipedia
Aichi D3A
The Aichi D3A, (Allied reporting name "Val") was a World War II carrier-borne dive bomber of the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN). It was the primary dive bomber in the Imperial Japanese Navy, and partici...
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Hull note
The Hull note or officially Outline of Proposed Basis for Agreement Between the United States and Japan was the final proposal delivered to the Empire of Japan by the United States before the attack o...
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Manshū Aircraft Company
The Manchuria Airplane Manufacturing Company (traditional:滿洲國飛行機製造株式會社; simplified: 満州国飛行機製造株式会社 Japanese Hepburn: Manshū Koku Hikōki Seizō Kabushiki Kaisha; Chinese pinyin: Mǎnzhōu Guó Fēixíngjī ...
Manshū Aircraft Company - Wikipedia
Purple (cipher machine)
In the history of cryptography, 97-shiki ōbun inji-ki (九七式欧文印字機, "System 97 Printing Machine for European Characters") or Angōki B-kata (暗号機B型, "Type B Cipher Machine"), codenamed Purple by th...
Purple (cipher machine) - Wikipedia
USS Rail (AM-26)
USS Rail (AM-26/AT-139/ATO-139) was a Lapwing-class minesweeper built for the United States Navy during World War I. She was the first U.S. Navy ship named for the rail, a small wading bird, related t...
USS Rail (AM-26) - Wikipedia
Eldon P. Wyman
Eldon P. Wyman (11 January 1917 - 7 December 1941) was an ensign serving aboard the USS Oklahoma (BB-37) when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. Wyman was among the sailors trappe...
Edwin J. Hill
Edwin Joseph Hill (October 4, 1894 - December 7, 1941), was a United States Navy sailor who was stationed on the USS Nevada (BB-36) during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on December 7, 1...
Edwin J. Hill - Wikipedia
USS Arizona Memorial
The USS Arizona Memorial, located at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, marks the resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors and marines killed on the USS Arizona (BB-39) during the Japanese...
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Isoroku Yamamoto's sleeping giant quote
Isoroku Yamamoto's sleeping giant quote is a saying attributed to Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto regarding the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor by forces of Imperial Japan.The quote is portrayed at the ...
Pearl Harbor
157°58′38″W / 21.3679°N 157.9771°W / 21.3679; -157.9771Pearl Harbor is a lagoon harbor on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, west of Honolulu. Much of the harbor and surrounding land...
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Imperial Japanese Navy
The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) (Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍  Dai-Nippon Teikoku Kaigun  or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, literally "Navy of the Great Japanese Empire") was the navy of the E...
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USS Tucker (DD-374)
USS Tucker (DD-374) was a Mahan-class destroyer in the United States Navy. The ship was named for Samuel Tucker, an officer in the Continental Navy and the United States Navy.
Tucker was one of t...
USS Tucker (DD-374) - Wikipedia
Harry W. Brown (pilot)
Harry Winston Brown (May 19, 1921 – October 7, 1991) was an Army Air Corps second lieutenant assigned to the 47th Pursuit Squadron at Wheeler Field on the island of Oahu during the Japanese attack on ...
Minoru Genda
Minoru Genda (源田 実, Genda Minoru, 16 August 1904 – 15 August 1989) was a well-known Japanese military aviator and politician. He is best known for helping to plan the Pearl Harbor attack. He w...
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National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is observed annually in the United States on December 7, is to remember and honor all those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. On...