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On this day in history – Dec. 7, 1941 – Pearl Harbor bombed

Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:57 am

Dec
7
THIS DAY IN HISTORY

1941
Pearl Harbor bombed
At 7:55 a.m. Hawaii time, a Japanese dive bomber bearing the red symbol of the Rising Sun of Japan on its wings appears out of the clouds above the island of Oahu. A swarm of 360 Japanese warplanes followed, descending on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor in a ferocious assault. The surprise… read more »

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