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.
Remembering Pearl Harbor. Multimedia Map and Time Line: Photos, footage,
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Timeline of the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
Timeline of December 7, 1941. Day of the Pearl Harbor attack in WWII. All events
and battles of the day.
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