A Traveler and his Cat exploring America.

Sunday, December 7, 2014

73 Years Ago

Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941.
2,403 Americans lost their lives.
Lest we forget.


  1. I good place to remember and meditate.

  2. And we never learn something of attacks.They go on and on in the world with more misery and spoilt lives.

  3. "A day to live in infamy..." Thanks for remembering, John.

  4. It's a date etched into my mind John... my son Craig was born 30 years ago today and Pearl Harbor was one of dates I became aware of all those years ago.
    My dad was in the Royal Navy and served in Ceylon and Singapore... I have loads of photos and must share them one day. He was only seventeen.
    By the way John Lennon gets shot tomorrow.

  5. Thank you for remembering John, I did forget.....not on purpose though.

  6. I wonder if the U.S. would have fought in WWII if Pearl Harbor hadn't been bombed. Just thinking about it.

  7. i love your shadow. what a cool shot. ( :

    the sad thing is ... i remember that date now you mention it ...but the sad thing is ... no one said anything on the news about it. i wonder how it was missed?

  8. Fine post for Pearl Harbor Day

    ALOHA from Honolulu


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