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Doris “Dorie” Miller was a cook in the US Navy noted for his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December He was the first African American to be awarded the Navy Cross. A ship’s cook on the battleship West Virginia during Pearl. Black History Month, Doris Miller, Kings & Queens, Les Aliens, Navy Cross, Pearl Harbor Attack, Interesting History, Before Us, African American History

*WWII PIN ~ honoring Pearl Harbor hero Dorie Miller, a black messman who was untrained in machine gun use due to rigid Naval segregation policies. Miller took over a machine gun aboard the USS West Virginia and was officially credited with downing two Japanese planes. He was honored as one of the first heroes of World War II, and six months after the attack was given the Navy Cross by Admiral Chester Nimitz.

Pearl Harbor Attack--my home port during the Vietnam War. Many relics and reminders of the Pearl Harbor attack were still there in Nearby Hickam Airfield still had holes in the walls of offices and barracks as a reminder to never let our guard down. History Facts, World History, World War Ii, Funny History, History Weird, Remember Pearl Harbor, Pearl Harbor Attack, Teaching History, American History

70th Anniversary of Attack on Pearl Harbor [Infographic]

70 years ago today, the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, "a day that will live in infamy," in the words of President Franklin Roosevelt, an attack that thrust the United States into World War II. This Infographic shows the events that took place that fateful day.

WWII Poster, “Above and Beyond the Call of Duty / Dorie Miller received the Navy Cross at Pearl Harbor, May Artwork by David Stone Martin. Doris Miller, David Stone, Navy Cross, Purple Cross, Pearl Harbor Attack, United States Navy, We Are The World, African American History, Stretched Canvas Prints

WWII Propaganda Poster

Poster honoring Pearl Harbor hero, Doris "Dorie" Miller (October 12, 1919 – November 24, 1943) was a cook in the United States Navy noted for his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941. He was the first African American to be awarded the Navy Cross.

Firefighters direct a hose after the Japanese attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, Dec. Do you know these brave women from Pearl Harbor? Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Black History, History Books, History Major, Ww2 History, History Class, History Photos

Women fire fighters, Pearl Harbor, 7th Dec 1941

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Doris Miller - was a cook in the United States Navy noted for his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December He was the first African American to be awarded the Navy Cross, Cuba Gooding Jr. In Pearl Harbor Martin Luther King, Doris Miller, The Jackson Five, New Aircraft, Pearl Harbor Attack, Armada, United States Navy, The Bikini, African American History

Doris Miller - was a cook in the United States Navy noted for his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. He was the first African American to be awarded the Navy Cross,

Reserve your Pearl Harbor Tour today and visit the USS Arizona Memorial and other historic sites. Find the history, stories, news and photos of Pearl Harbor World History, World War Ii, Remember Pearl Harbor, Imperial Japanese Navy, Pearl Harbor Attack, Thats The Way, Interesting History, Battleship, Military History

On December 7th, 1941 at 7:55 am, the Japanese attacked military airfields and Pearl Harbour with 181 torpedo dropping planes, dive bombers, horizontal bombers and fighters. Overall, twenty-one ships of the U.S. Pacific fleet were damaged and the death toll reached 2,350, along with 68 civilians and 1,178 injured.

Infamous Day: Marines at Pearl Harbor (Marines in World War II Commemorative Series) Pearl Harbor 1941, Pearl Harbor Attack, Arsenal, Uss Arizona, Us Navy Ships, Pose, Lest We Forget, Thing 1, Interesting History

HyperWar: Infamous Day: Marines at Pearl Harbor

Infamous Day: Marines at Pearl Harbor (Marines in World War II Commemorative Series)

WWII December 1941 Smoke rises from the burning buildings on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Oahu Island, after the surprise attack by the Japanese which brought America into the war. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Pearl Harbor 1941, Pearl Harbor Attack, Fukushima, World History, World War Ii, Remember Pearl Harbor, Uss Arizona

Smoke rises from the burning buildings on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor,...

Smoke rises from the burning buildings on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Oahu Island, after the surprise attack by the Japanese which brought America into World War II, 7th December 1941. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Pearl Harbor widows, enlisted by the government, report for work at a West Coast air factory. February, 1942 This photo tears at my heart in so many ways. History Online, Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Family History, Vintage Magazine, Pearl Harbor Attack, Rosie The Riveter, Interesting History

Pearl Harbor widows, enlisted by the government, report for work at a West Coast air factory. February, 1942

Remember Pearl Harbor Day, 1941 – 1945 Pearl Harbor Day Poster from 1942 (one year anniversary) Pearl Harbor Day, Pearl Harbor Attack, Pearl Harbor Quotes, Us History, American History, American Flag, December 7 1941, Remember Pearl Harbor, Texts

Remember Pearl Harbor Day, 1941 - 1945

Original Caption: Remember Pearl Harbor Day, 1941 - 1945 U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: NWDNS-44-PA-1630 Created By: Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information. Domestic Operations Branch. Bureau of Special Services. From:: RG 44, World War II Posters Production Date: 1941 - 1945 Persistent URL: catalog.archives.gov/id/515296 Repository: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD) Access Restrictions: Unrestricted…

USN Chief Petty Officer Edward Wartzleff was one of only 335 survivors of the USS Arizona which sunk after exploding during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec 1177 crew members perished. Wartzleff died Sept 2013 at the age of Pearl Harbor 1941, Pearl Harbor Attack, Remember Pearl Harbor, Uss Arizona, Armada, Real Hero, United States Navy, Before Us, Japan

Obit of the Day

Chief Petty Officer Edward Wartzleff was one of only 335 survivors of the USS Arizona which sunk after exploding during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. 1177 crew members perished. Mr. Wartzleff died on Sept. 10, 2013 at the age of 96.

Remembering Pearl Harbor: Japanese forces attacked the US naval base in the Hawaiian Islands on December An action that brought America into the Second World War History Facts, World History, Historia Universal, Der Plan, Pearl Harbor Attack, Us Marines, Oahu Hawaii, Interesting History, Military History

Ataque a Pearl Harbor en 6 infografías - Revista de Historia

Ataque a Pearl Harbor en 6 infografías: El ataque japonés a la base de EEUU en Pearl Harbor Hawaii el 7 de diciembre de 1941 visto a través de 6 infografías