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Veterans and dignitaries gather for 77th anniversary of pearl harbor attack

2018-12-07 19:47
GATHER AT PEARL HARBOR TODAY (12/7) TO MARK 77 YEARS SINCE THE DEADLY ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR. THE CEREMONY BEGAN WITH A MOMENT OF SILENCE AT 7:55 A-M LOCAL TIME.. THAT'S THE EXACT TIME JAPANESE WARPLANES BEGAN THEIR ASSAULT... WHICH EVENTUALLY TOOK THE LIVES OF MORE THAN 23-HUNDRED SERVICE MEMBERS. THE ATTACK WAS THE IMPETUS FOR THE UNITED STATES TO JOIN THE ALLIES IN WORLD WAR TWO. JAPAN AND THE U-S BECAME CLOSE ALLIES AFTER THE WAR ENDED.