The Disaster of Pearl Harbor

By Jesse

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor is a naval base found in southern Oahu, HI. On Dec. 7th, 1941 Japanese planes bombed many U.S. ships and planes at the naval base. More than 2,300 lives were lost and 2,000 were hurt. The U.S. had joined the War the next day (WW2). A famous ship was the Arizona exploded like a volcano then sunk. Missouri the battleship was sunk too. People can still go see the Arizona and Missouri Memorial.