Despite the element of surprise in favor of the Japanese, American airmen rose to defend Pearl Harbor. More »
Was Franklin Roosevelt planning to intervene on Great Britain’s behalf before Pearl Harbor? Winston Churchill, for one, thought so. More »
Years after the date that continues to live in infamy, John Sanford Baird remembers the ordeal. More »
Ruthless and determined, King Kamehameha eventually extended his rule from Hawaii to the other islands in the Pacific chain.
The remains of the missing from the USS Oklahoma are still being identified. Read about the most recent findings below. More »
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.