The attack on Pearl Harbor

By: Moriah Murphy

What time did the attack start and end?

"The attacking planes came out at 2 different times; the first bomb hit its target at 7:53am, the 2nd bomb hit at 8:55am. By 9:55am, it was all over. By 1:00pm, the carriers that launched the planes from 274 miles off the coast of Oahu were heading back to Japan." This was found from the Eye Of Witness.

Fun Facts

  • World War 2 was the most destructive war
  • Japan lost 65 soldiers and captured 1 American soldier
  • Japan attacked without a warning
  • More than 2000 people died
  • More American soldiers died

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