Friday, December 7, 2007

Remember Pearl Harbor!


Wiki page for the details on what occurred at Pearl Harbor on this date in 1941.

Casualties

2 battleships sunk,
6 battleships damaged,
3 cruisers damaged,
2 destroyers sunk, 1 damaged,
1 other ship sunk, 3 damaged
188 aircraft destroyed,
155 aircraft damaged,
2,345 military and 57 civilians killed,
1,247 military and 35 civilians wounded
4 midget submarines sunk,
1 midget submarine run aground,
29 aircraft destroyed,
55 airmen, 9 submariners killed and 1 captured

Remember those lost... and what horrible human suffering on all fronts from this war which these acts were carried out.

--Cheski