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Attack on Pearl Harbour

Posted in Anniversary, Famous battles, World War 2 on Friday, 26 November 2010

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The attack on Pearl Harbour

7 December marks the anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour in 1941, bringing America into the Second World War. The harbour on the island of O’ahu, Hawaii, was attacked in the early hours of a Sunday morning by waves of Japanese bombers and fighters, sinking nine ships and severely damagine another 21. The death toll was 2,350, 68 of them civilians, and 1,178 injured. The Japanese lost 29 of the 350 aircraft used in the attack.

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