Mississippi World War II veteran who survived Pearl Harbor attack dies at 100
William Breland, a World War II veteran who celebrated his 100th birthday in July, died Saturday.
Joe Langdell, survivor of 1941 Pearl Harbor attack on USS Arizona, dies at 100
Joe Langdell was known for the World War II stories he could tell. He was well qualified, having watched from shore as his ship, the USS Arizona, sank during the Dec. 7, 1941, surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.
Pearl Harbor survivor dies at 100 years old
He survived the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, and lived decades later, telling his story. One of the only Pearl Harbor survivors in the area has died.
Lawrence area’s last Pearl Harbor survivor dies at 100
Story updated at 6:52 p.m. Thursday, May 9, 2019: A man believed to be this area’s last Pearl Harbor survivor has died at age 100. Longtime Lawrence resident, U.S. Navy veteran and University of Kansas professor Vincent U. Muirhead died April 30, according to his obituary published this week. Muirhead was a rangefinder and optical […]
Last officer from Pearl Harbor battleship USS Arizona dies at 100
The last surviving officer of the USS Arizona, the ship that was bombed in the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, has died at 100 at a nursing facility in Northern California, his son said on Facebook.
Pearl Harbor survivor from Allentown, dies at 100
One of the few remaining Pearl Harbor survivors in the Valley has passed away at the age of 100.
Local Pearl Harbor survivor dies at 100
James Murdy died Friday at Saint Luke's Hospital surrounded by his family.
Last Officer From Pearl Harbor Battleship USS Arizona Dies At 100
By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb 9 (Reuters) - The last surviving officer of the USS Arizona, the ship that was b...
One of the last living Pearl Harbor veterans dies in San Antonio at 100
A retired Army colonel, Bill Hayes was the personnel sergeant major at Hickam Field’s Station Hospital on Dec. 7, 1941. “Wounded were pouring in,” he wrote in a letter home, “blood was running an inch deep on the floor.”
The last surviving officer from a bombed Pearl Harbor battleship dies at 100
Joseph Langdell was a 27-year-old ensign who was sleeping in quarters on shore when bombs rained down on the USS Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941.
Seventy-seven years ago, America was shaken to its core as Japanese planes attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, dealing a devastating blow to the Pacific fleet and to the American psyche.
Remembering Pearl Harbor: How the Attack Unfolded in 1941
President Franklin D. Roosevelt said Dec. 7 would "live in infamy."
Learn About the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor
Learn the facts of the Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, which drew America into World War II.
'It was a beautiful place before the attack': Pearl Harbor survivor recalls Day of Infamy
Isaac George, 97, then a master sergeant in the Army Air Corps, said he was lucky to survive the attack 77 years ago today.
What happened in Seattle after the Pearl Harbor attack 75 years ago
We take you to Seattle on Dec. 7, 1941, and the days after Pearl Harbor. As the U.S. joined the war, mobs smashed downtown Seattle windows, local businesses sold bomb shelters, soldiers swarmed to guard Boeing, and Japanese Americans suddenly became outcasts in their own country.
How Women During the Attacks on Pearl Harbor Inspired Women Across the Country
Before the start of World War II, there was much controversy over the place of women in the armed forces. The US military believed that women were more suited to non-combat roles such as nurses, mechanics, drivers, and telegraphers. In Honolulu, servicewomen were living through tense times, and the country felt on the brink of war. But they were making the …
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: How America will mark 77th anniversary of the attack
The notorious attack on December 7, 1941, spurred the U.S. into World War II.
Operation K, the Second Attack on Pearl Harbor Kept Secret for Decades
The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, which forced the United States into World War II, is well known and has been the subject of many
Here are 10 facts you may not know about the Pearl Harbor attack
Dec. 7 marks the 75th anniversary of Japan's air assault on the US.