PEARL HARBOR!

Out of No Where!

December 7, 1941

This was a surprise military attack by the Imperial Japanese Navy on the United States Military base in Pearl Harbor, part of the U.S. Hawaiian territory.

President Roosevelt's Speech after Pearl Harbor

Attack on pearl harbor documentary

WAR

Congress unanimously declared WAR on the Empire of Japan the very next morning, December 8th, 1941. Below is a Document showing the proceedings as war was declared. This led to many major battles such as the Battle of Midway, imprisonment of Japanese-Americans, and the overall victory of the United States.

Declaration of WAR on the Empire of Japan

Go check out Pearl Harbor!

Pearl Harbor is a gorgeous location with tons of history to see! Definitely a place to check out for history buffs!