Seventy-six years after he saved the last six survivors of the USS Arizona, Joe George will be posthumously awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Valor.        

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  • 'God bless Andrew Palenchar'
    Seventy-four years ago, Andrew Palenchar emerged onto the deck of the ... Palenchar, who returned with the crew of the Finback to Pearl Harbor, went on to a long career in the military, serving in Kor...
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  • Clemson students meet alum saved by great, great uncle in WWII
    He deployed to the Philippines just before the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor ... only to be rewarded by years of neglect, abuse, and disrespect by his Japanese captors. But the worst of times can b...
    10/16/2018 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Remembering July 1, 1943: A favorite son lost, a college saved and a mountain town forever changed.
    July 1, 1943 – 75 years ago today – was just such a date for Flagstaff ... The weekly Coconino Sun chronicled Arman Peterson’s rise through the ranks after Pearl Harbor, especially through UPI and Ass...
    07/1/2018 - 12:41 am | View Link
  • Pearl Harbor Hero Who Saved Colorado Sailor Finally Gets Military Honor
    That sailor, Joe George, is finally being recognized for that selfless act so many years ago ... You chose to stand up for men you didn’t even know.” RELATED: American Legion In Denver Helps Honor Pea...
    12/8/2017 - 2:39 am | View Link
  • Jim McKee: Could global warming have saved Shubert?
    A few years later, Shubert purchased another quarter section of ... government committed $1 million for loans to replant the orchards but with the attack on Pearl Harbor the program was canceled witho...
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  • Pearl Harbor advance-knowledge conspiracy theory
    The Pearl Harbor advance-knowledge conspiracy theory is the argument that U.S. Government officials had advance knowledge of Japan's December 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.Ever since the Japanese attack, there has been debate as to how and why the United States had been caught off guard, and how much and when American officials knew of Japanese plans for an attack.
    01/11/2019 - 9:17 pm | View Website
  • Pearl Harbor Reopening Update
    Pearl Harbor History: 76 Years Old. We were at Pearl Harbor on its 75th anniversary. In a word, we were very moved. Both of us heard about how this day had impacted our families so many years ago.
    01/11/2019 - 3:05 pm | View Website
  • Researcher@Large
    I . FOREWORD 1. U.S.S. NEVADA was struck by one torpedo and five bombs on December 7, 1941. There were two severe fires on board. The ship got underway and was beached.
    01/11/2019 - 8:10 am | View Website
  • Jack Sparrow | PotC Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia
    Jack Sparrow was a legendary pirate of the Seven Seas, and the irreverent trickster of the Caribbean.A captain of equally dubious morality and sobriety, a master of self-promotion and self-interest, Jack fought a constant and losing battle with his own best tendencies. Jack's first love was the sea, his second, his beloved ship the Black Pearl.. The son of Captain Edward Teague, Jack Sparrow ...
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  • Attack on Pearl Harbor
    The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike on the United States Pacific Fleet base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii by the Empire of Japan's Imperial Japanese Navy, on the morning of Sunday, December 7, 1941.Two attack waves, totaling 350 aircraft were launched from six IJN aircraft carriers which destroyed two U.S. Navy battleships, one minelayer, two destroyers and 188 aircraft.
    01/10/2019 - 10:44 pm | View Website
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