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December 7, 1941
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Index of Documents, Images and Military Unit Locations

USN Photos except as noted. Click on graphic to enlarge.
 

Ships, Troops & Aircraft

Photographs

Documents

     
United States Navy
Ships in Pearl Harbor
Where were the Aircraft Carriers?
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USS West Virginia (BB-48)
sunk but still upright with colors flying. USS Tennessee inboard.
Message
Air Raid on Pearl Harbor
United States Marine Corps
Location of Units and Aircraft 

United States Coast Guard
Aircraft

USS Shaw (DD-373)
explodes in the floating dry dock in Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.  Picture taken from Ford Island.
Maps
Pearl Harbor ship locations
Route of first attack by IJN aircraft
Route of second attack by IJN aircraft
Personnel
Casualties - USS West Virginia Site (off site)
What the chaplains were doing

USS Oglala (CM-4)
, mine sweeper, sunk at pier of Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.  Seams sprung by a torpedo that hit the USS Helena (CA-75) at left.
After Action Report
NAS Kaneohe - 8 Dec 1941
Additional Links
 
USS Arizona Association (off site)

Wheeler Field. 
Imperial Japanese Navy photo of Wheeler Army Air Field.  Note aircraft neatly lined up to "prevent sabotage." 
USS WAPELLO (YN-56)
Harbor Tug Deck Log - 7 Dec 1941

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Ford Island.
Imperial Japanese Navy photo of Ford Island attack. Battleship row is at 12 o'clock above the island.
Further Reading
Commander in Chief, Pacific Fleet, Report of 15 Febuary 1942 (Off Site)

Other 7 December 1941 Photographs