My Turn: D-Day's clarion call

...1942 film mirrored America's transformation after Pearl Harbor from isolationism to taking its fights to the frontier...war films that followed were Hollywood's payback for Pearl Harbor - Tinseltown's counterattack against fascism. The...
Pearl Harbor, Hickam to become a joint base

HONOLULU - Pearl Harbor and Hickam Air Force Base next door...long-planned move. The transition to Pearl Harbor-Hickam is due to begin in January...Base will join forces. Naval Station Pearl Harbor commander Capt. Richard W. Kitchens...
Pearl Harbor relived

...Japanese bomber flies overhead during a re-enactment of the attack on Pearl Harbor during the Arctic Thunder 2002 open house and air show Sunday at Elmendorf...for the movie "Tora! Tora! Tora!" and were used in the film "Pearl Harbor."
Honoring Pearl Harbor survivors

Gov. Tony Knowles, left, honors Pearl Harbor survivors Joe Booi, and Rex Talley, right, during...observing the 60th anniversary of the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, at the American Legion post in Anchorage on Friday...
Flying for 'Pearl Harbor'

...climactic bombing scene of the recently released movie "Pearl Harbor," audiences see Japanese planes swoop across the Santa Monica, Calif. His work there led to the "Pearl Harbor" job. "I had restored or been the project manager...
Alaska editorial: Honoring a Pearl Harbor hero, longtime Alaskan

...Corps second lieutenant when Japanese forces attacked Pearl Harbor at 7:55 a.m. on Dec. 7, 1941, a surprise assault...12 days before the 65th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor - and just a month shy of his 87th birthday on Dec...
Parnell orders flags lowered for Pearl Harbor Day

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Sean Parnell has ordered state flags to be lowered to half-staff Monday for Pearl Harbor Day. Parnell says men and women who served in the armed forces during World War II are to be remembered for their courage, selfless...

Today is Pearl Harbor Day, the day we commemorate the air strikes on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and the invasion by the Japanese. My mother's first cousin, Harold Arneberg, died on the U.S.S. Vestal. My mother's beloved and only brother...
Fairbanks dentist helps honor Nisei soldiers

FAIRBANKS - The day Pearl Harbor was bombed, Dec. 7, 1941, Brian Yamamoto's father, Edward...said Brian, a Fairbanks dentist, "and he asked, 'Where is Pearl Harbor?'"What 19-year-old Edward didn't realize was that as...
Sports Quote

...Lamar University) in Beaumont, Texas, but enlisted in the United States Marine Corps shortly after the attack on Pearl Harbor. He became one of the elite Marine Raiders.After he returned from the war, Phillips completed the remaining year...


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