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JerryPhotoPeriodically, we will be revisiting some of the series that have run in this blog. These posts will be summarized in a single post such as this one to facilitate your access to these posts. We hope that you will enjoy the convenience and overview of the topic provided by these posts.

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“Yesterday, December 7, 1941, a date which will live in infamy , the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. … As Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy, I have directed that all measures be taken for our defense. … 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

“A gigantic fleet… has massed in Pearl Harbor. This fleet will be utterly crushed with one blow at the very beginning of hostilities…Heaven will bear witness to the righteousness of our struggle.”
— Rear Admiral Ito

“As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.”
— U.S. Representative Joe Baca

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