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The Story of Haleiwa Fighter Strip

By: Mark Loproto

Prior to the outbreak of war in the Pacific, Haleiwa Fighter Strip on Oahu's North Shore seemed like more of an afterthought than an actual military installation. It served as... Read More

Why Was the USS Utah Targeted?

By: Mark Loproto

Given the intent of the surprise Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, a question pops up when the events of the day are examined. It’s widely known... Read More

How Long did the Battle of Pearl Harbor Take?

By: Bruce Danforth

First, we don' t call it the "battle of Pearl Harbor", because it was a surprise attack and almost completely one sided. We will consider the question, "how long was... Read More

Who Was Involved in Pearl Harbor?

By: J. Owen

The Attack on Pearl Harbor changed the world by drawing the United States in WWII. While Pearl Harbor affected millions around the world, there are a few people who were the... Read More

The History of Pearl Harbor Before the Attack

By: J. Owen

Polynesians have inhabited the Hawaiian Islands for centuries. Hawaii was discovered relatively late by Europeans. The first visit by westerners to the islands was in 1778 when the British Captain... Read More

Pearl Harbor Attack

By: J. Owen

When was the Pearl Harbor Attack? The Pearl Harbor attack was the morning of December 7th, 1941. Who Attacked Pearl Harbor? Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Empire of Japan.... Read More