Pearl Harbor

On 7 December 1941 the greatest disaster in United States history occurred. Truly this was and is, “’A date which will live in infamy. ’”(Costello 1), but not for the bombing of Pearl Harbor, rather for the deception and the mis-guidance used by the Government and Franklin D. Roosevelt. In a purely artificial chess game … Read more

Pearl Harbor: Keeping History Alive

The quote was part of a speech which was spoken the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor. The attack was located on the island of AAU, Hawaii. The plan for the Japanese was to start the war with a surprise attack on the United States Pacific Fleet. At about 8:00 AM, Japanese planes began … Read more