Pearl Harbor Attack--my home port during the Vietnam War. Many relics and reminders of the Pearl Harbor attack were still there in Nearby Hickam Airfield still had holes in the walls of offices and barracks as a reminder to never let our guard down.
The USS Oklahoma is pulled upright after capsizing due to damage during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec Unfortunately, despite all the efforts to raiser her, she ultimately rolled over and sank.
The caption reads, "Technical Sergeant Anglin was wounded in action." Anglin is seen here holding up a piece of shrapnel removed from his arm. From the Claude Larkin Collection at the Marine Corps Archives and Special Collections OFFICIAL USMC PHOTOGRAPH