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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  • Sailor Joe George, Who Saved Six During Pearl Harbor Attack, Finally Honored on Remembrance Day
    George had turned down a football scholarship at the University of Georgia and joined the Navy when he was 20 years old. As the attack on Pearl Harbor unfolded, he spotted men trapped in a burning tow...
    12/6/2018 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • '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...
    12/5/2018 - 6:15 am | View Link
  • 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
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  • Doris Miller
    Doris "Dorie" Miller (October 12, 1919 – November 24, 1943) was an American Messman Third Class in the United States Navy. During the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 Miller manned anti-aircraft guns, (despite having no formal training in their use), and attended to the wounded. For his actions, he was recognized by the Navy and awarded several medals.
    01/16/2019 - 3:18 am | View Website
  • 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.
    01/16/2019 - 12:33 am | View Website
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    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.
    01/15/2019 - 7:32 pm | View Website
  • Pearl Harbor Government Shutdown and Monument Reopening Update
    Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial was closed indefinitely in May 2018, as a result of emergency repairs needed to its visitor dock and ramp. The memorial is the most iconic part of Pearl Harbor, which is to this day the number one visitor destination in Hawaii.
    01/15/2019 - 7:11 pm | View Website
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    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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