Timeline: Pearl Harbor
Jan. 27, 1941:
Joseph C. Grew, the U.S. ambassador to Japan, wires Washington that he has learned that Japan is planning a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. No one in Washington believes the information.
Adm. Husband E. Kimmel assumes command of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Hawaii. Kimmel and Lt. Gen.Walter C. Short, commanding general of the Hawaiian Department, prepare for the defense of the islands.
U.S. intelligence officers continue to monitor Japanese secret messages.
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The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 was a day in American history that should
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Timeline of December 7, 1941. Day of the Pearl Harbor attack in WWII. All events
and battles of the day.
On December 6, the Japanese government began sending a long message to its
diplomats in Washington. The last part of that message arrived in the ...
In late 1941 Japanese army general Hideki Tojo became the nation's prime
minister. A determined leader, Tojo was not afraid to challenge Britain and the
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Attack on Pearl Harbor | World War II Database. ... In Nov 1941, Yamamoto
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