According to The History Channel's article "Pearl Harbor bombed", on December 7, 1941, America faced a horrible tragedy that would never be forgotten. Over 200 Japanese aircrafts including fighter jets, bombers and torpedo planes had made their way over to Hawaii and attacked Pearl Harbor. This surprise military strike executed by the Imperial Japanese Navy lasted for over an hour and left nearly 3,000 dead. U.S. aircraft on the ground were destroyed and many ships were damaged.
Although we lost many lives that day, they will never be forgotton for the sacrifices they made. Remember Pearl Harbor!
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