80-G-32418: Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941. View of “Battleship Row” after the Japanese raid. The capsized USS Oklahoma (BB 37) is in the center, alongside USS Maryland (BB 46). (9/15/15).
80-G-32894 Pearl Harbor Attack, 7 December 1941
USS Nevada (BB-36) afire and down at the bow, after she was bombed by Japanese planes while attempting to get to sea. Photographed from Ford Island. Note men in Nevada's main top, manning .50 caliber machine guns.
Unforgettable photos from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 77 years ago today
U.S. Navy Under the South Pacific sun on December 7, 1941, troops serving the US fleet at Pearl Harbor began a calm Sunday morning unaware that Japanese bombers were headed toward America's most important Pacific base. There, like a string of pearls draped across the docks and waterfront, was the majority of the US's naval might. The devastating Japanese onslaught began around 8 a.m., eventually killing 2,403 Americans and wounding many others, sinking four battleships, and damaging military…