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Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona Memorial & the Pearl Harbor Historic Sites

A guide to information on the history of Pearl Harbor from its early days through the present day with special attention to the attack on December 7, 1941 when the Japanese Navy attacked Pearl Harbor. Tips on visiting Pearl Harbor, the USS Arizona Memorial and the other Pearl Harbor Historic Sites today.
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  2. USS Arizona (14)

Pearl Harbor Historical Photos
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Before You Visit Pearl Harbor
Before you visit Pearl Harbor, the USS Arizona Memorial and the other Pearl Harbor historic sites, it is helpful to learn a bit about the history of Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona as well as that of the other historic sites that you can visit.

Visiting Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial
Hawaii's most popular tourist attraction has over 1,500,000 million tourists a year. We will help you plan your visit to this most solemn of places in Hawaii.

USS Arizona Memorial and Pearl Harbor Visitor Center Photos
Photos of the USS Arizona Memorial Visitor Center, USS Arizona Museum and USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park
The USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park at Pearl Harbor offers visitors the chance to tour the World War II submarine USS Bowfin and view and submarine-related artifacts on (the) grounds and in the Museum.

USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park Photo Gallery
A gallery of 36 photos taken at the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park Photo Gallery at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
The USS Missouri or Mighty Mo, as she is often called, is anchored at Ford Island in Pearl Harbor within a ship's length of the USS Arizona Memorial, forming fitting bookends to the involvement of the Unites States in World War II.

Battleship Missouri Photos
Photos of the Battleship Missouri and Battleship Missouri Memorial at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Pacific Aviation Museum
The highly anticipated Pacific Aviation Museum - Pearl Harbor (PAM) opened to the public on Dec. 7, 2006, the 65th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Hawaii.

Pacific Aviation Museum Photo Gallery
A gallery of 24 photos of the new Pacific Aviation Museum on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor.

A Brief History of Pearl Harbor Prior to World War II
We look at the early history of Pearl Harbor and how the area became home to the United States Pacific Fleet in the years just prior to World War II.

Lest We Forget - December 7, 1941
We look at the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and its aftermath in the Teritory of Hawaii. We then examine why we must remember what happened on December 7, 1941.

Pearl Harbor Historical Photos
Hundreds of actual photos were taken before, during and after the attack on Pearl Harbor. Many were classified for years. Check out some real photos of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Top Books About the Attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941
Our selection of the top books, both new and old, written about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Top Documentaries about the Attack on Pearl Harbor
No event in United States history has been the subject of more documentaries over the past 60 years than the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. From John Ford's controversial 1943 docudrama "December 7th: The Pearl Harbor Story" to several new productions honoring the 60th anniversary of the attack, there are many excellent...

Top Films and TV Mini-Series About Pearl Harbor
Numerous motion pictures and TV mini-series have been produced that are set before, during and after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. These are our picks for the best films and TV mini-series about the events of the "Day that will live in infamy."

Air Raid Pearl Harbor
From NavSource lots of great photos taken during and right after the attack.

American Ships at Pearl Harbor
From NavSource a list of all of the ships at Pearl Harbor and their fates following the attack.

Battleship Row
Nice photos and info on the state of the U.S. Navy at Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941.

Casualty List
This is a comprehensive list of the names of all civilians and military personnel killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec 7, 1941.

Chronology Of The Attack
From NavSource - Chronology of the attack as compiled from the deck logs of the vessels moored at Pearl Harbor December 7 1941, for the Pearl Harbor, Court Of Inquiry Hearings.

The History Place
Great photos and sequence of the events leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Japanese Strike Force
From NavSource learn what happened to the Japanese ships that sailed across the Pacific to attack Pearl Harbor.

Myths of Pearl Harbor
These links are designed to explain why a particular myth is either wholly false or a distortion of the facts.

National Park Service - U.S.S. Arizona Memorial
Specific information on the Memorial from the Park Service including hours, directions etc.

Paul Urdzik Remembers
One survivor's story (by a crewman on the USS Vestal, which was moored alongside the Arizona, from Pearl Harbor.

The Pearl Harbor Attack Hearings
A nice series of links to take you through the investigations and hearings following the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Pearl Harbor Remembered
Created to honor the survivors of Pearl Harbor, their families and friends and to those who died during the attack.

Remembering Pearl Harbor at nationalgeographic.com
Featuring information on upcoming TV specials, a searchable archive or survivor stories, a multi-media map and timeline and lots more valuable information.

The Salvaged Ring
The true story of one sailor's heartfelt story of Pearl Harbor and an engagement ring lost and found from About's Guides to Marriage, Sheri and Bob Stritof.

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