Pearl Harbor

Book review: Courage, heroism abound in 'Target Tokyo'

James M. Scott's new work, "Target Tokyo: Jimmy Doolittle and the Raid That Avenged Pearl Harbor," is a detailed account of the April 1942 mission to bomb Japan. The... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015

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Navy's newest attack submarine, USS John Warner, joins fleet

The Navy's newest nuclear-powered attack submarine joined the fleet Saturday, with top Navy officials saying that it couldn't come soon enough with ever-increasing... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015

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Remains of Pearl Harbor victims dug up for identification

The military on Monday exhumed more caskets containing the unidentified remains of USS Oklahoma crew members killed in the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor. Read more »

July 27, 2015


Life during World War II was a time of true patriotism

The World War II era forged the American character, the sense of patriotism that rekindled the values that unite us — caring for each other, sense of community,... Read more »

July 18, 2015


Topaz Museum's inaugural exhibition offers lessons on the human condition

The Topaz Museum's inaugural art exhibition, "When Words Weren't Enough: Works on Paper from Topaz, 1942-1945," tells the remarkable story of art made at the Topaz... Read more »

June 27, 2015


97-year-old retired Marine receives honorary promotion

Retired Lt. Col. Robert Shaffer served during World War II and the Korean War in a career as a Marine officer spanning from 1940-61. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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