“I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.”
Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto (12/7/41)
“With confidence in our armed forces - with the unbounded determination of our people - we will gain the inevitable triumph - so help us God.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt (12/8/41)
Total killed at Pearl Harbor 2,402
Attack begins: 7:48 a.m.
USS Arizona explodes: 8:10 a.m.
USS Arizona: 1,177 killed in action, the highest loss of live in US naval history.