USS Arizona/Pearl Harbor - you can make your reservations online or get there early.  wait times can exceed 4 hours.  After you go see the USS Arizona you then go onto the USS Missouri, where Japan signed the peace treaty with the US in WWII

A unique perspective - visitors look down upon the USS Arizona Jr Ranger Activity book - Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor: 24 Hours After

Pearl Harbor: 24 Hours After

Pearl Harbor: 24 Hours After examines the pivotal events that occurred after President Roosevelt received the call that Pearl Harbor had been attacked on 7 Dece

$35/5-6 hours long  Pearl Harbor Arizona Memorial & Honolulu City Tour

$35/5-6 hours long Pearl Harbor Arizona Memorial & Honolulu City Tour

Japanese History - Attack on Pearl Harbor; December 7, 1941 - A Date That Will Live in Infamy, By Jennifer Rosenberg, About.com Guide

The Attack on Pearl Harbor - A Day That Will Live in Infamy

The USS Arizona burning after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, December 1941 - We will not forget!

Visit Hawaii: Pearl Harbor Memorial Facts, Hours and Exhibits - http://www.traveladvisortips.com/visit-hawaii-pearl-harbor-memorial-facts-hours-and-exhibits/

Visit Hawaii: Pearl Harbor Memorial Facts, Hours and Exhibits

Pearl Harbor Attack

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 Arizona (BB-39) burning after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. (December 7, 1941)

The Attack on Pearl Harbor - A Day That Will Live in Infamy

The Japanese launched a surprise air attack on the U. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, damaging or sinking 21 ships and destroying more than 188 aircraft.

PEARL HARBOR  A colourful drink full of flavours of the tropics. You only need 3 ingredients: vodka, melon liqueur, and pineapple juice.

PEARL HARBOR A colourful drink full of flavours of the tropics. You only need 3 ingredients: vodka, melon liqueur, and pineapple juice.

The Pearl Harbor attacks very large amount of damage, despite its duration of just two hours.  21 ships of the United States Pacific Fleet were either sunk or damaged.  188 airplanes were destroyed, and 159 were damaged.  There were 2,403 American casualties, 68 of which were civilians.  On the other side, only Japanese 29 planes (10% of the attacking force) were destroyed.  In the end, all but three US ships damaged were repaired.

December Black smoke and flames pour out of a battleship on fire in Pearl Harbour (Pearl Harbor), Oahu Island after a surprise attack by the Japanese which brought America into WW II. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)

B5N2 torpedo bomber taking off from carrier Zuikaku to attack Pearl Harbor, US…

[Photo] B5N2 torpedo bomber taking off from carrier Zuikaku to attack Pearl Harbor, US Territory of Hawaii, 0720 hours on 7 Dec 1941

[Photo] torpedo bomber taking off from carrier Zuikaku to attack Pearl Harbor, US Territory of Hawaii, 0720 hours on 7 Dec 1941

Dec. 7, 1941, during the attack on Pearl Harbor (U.S. Navy/AP)

Pearl Harbor: There are those who believe former president Franklin D. Roosevelt was aware of the threat on the Hawaiian military base and did nothing about it as a way to convince the American public into supporting the US joining World War II.

On the Parade Ground at Pearl Harbor, between 0930 and 1130 hours on 7  December 1941 anonymous Marines sits in the field before their barracks  as smoke rises from the burning battleships in the distance.

On the Parade Ground at Pearl Harbor, between 0930 and 1130 hours on 7 December 1941 anonymous Marines sits in the field before their barracks as smoke rises from the burning battleships in the distance.

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