History Stories
CATEGORY: World War II Pacific Theater
Pearl Harbor, 1941: From a Sailor’s Perspective
December 7, 2017

What It was like to be a sailor during the Pearl Harbor attack. Read More

Meet the Oldest Living U.S. Veteran
November 3, 2017

At age 111, World War II veteran Richard Overton still enjoys his whiskey and cigars. Read More

The Inside Story of Harry Truman and Hiroshima
October 11, 2017

As the fateful bombing mission commenced half a world away, the anxious president waited for news at sea in the Atlantic. Read More

Japan Pledges to Find Remains of Iwo Jima Dead
February 20, 2011

Japan has vowed to locate the remains of an estimated 12,000 troops still missing since the Battle of Iwo Jima. Read More