the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. – President Franklin D. Roosevelt… 446 more words
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On our first (and only unfortunately) full day in Oahu, Sean and I decided that Pearl Harbor was going to be the most important stop. After a little confusion about booking Pearl Harbor tours online, we figured out that the park gives away 2,000 free tickets to the USS Arizona Memorial every morning before it opens at 7:00am. 687 more words
Thousands of people who tried to visit the USS Arizona Memorial Monday were unexpectedly turned away due to a problem with the loading dock.
Workers found the dock submerged in water right after the ticket office opened Monday morning, before the tours had begun. 347 more words