Pearl Harbor

Francis Beach (L) with Captain Walt Urban (USN-ret), Battleship New Jersey's Military Liaison. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Battleship New Jersey Commemorates 73rd Anniversary Of Attack On Pearl Harbor With Wreath Casting

Sunday marked the 73rd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. To honor those who lost their lives and those who served, a memorial wreath ceremony took place on the Battleship New Jersey.

12/07/2014

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Travel Guide For Honolulu’s Waikiki

From hotel accommodations to recommendations for dining, use this handy guide to Waikiki to get you around the island.

07/03/2014

(credit: Frank Custer)

Guide To Summer Reading: D-Day Plus 70

Books beyond count have been written about World War II – it’s cause, execution and effect.

06/05/2014

Pearl Harbor veteran, 93 year-old Joseph Desch (Credit: CBS3)

Local Pearl Harbor Veteran Recalls The Event

For most Americans now, the day will live in infamy — only in grainy, black and white photos and video. For 93 year-old Joseph Desch, though, the memory of December 7, 1941 is painfully vivid.

12/07/2013

(Matthew Fox and Tommy Lee Jones star in "Emporer.")

Movie Review: ‘Emperor’

Matthew Fox’s performance as the real-life military intelligence officer Gen. Bonner Fellers falls so far short of commanding or compelling that the film seems hollow.

03/07/2013

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Author Documents Stories Of Prisoners Of War During World War II

Being a prisoner of war can result in great acclaim (as with Senator John McCain) or silent suffering with wounds nobody else can understand. A new book sheds light on some of those latter stories.

05/28/2012

(It's space aliens versus the US Navy in "Battleship.")

Movie Review: ‘Battleship’

“Battleship” doesn’t exactly stink and therefore doesn’t exactly sink. But it doesn’t soar or score either.

05/18/2012

(Pear Harbor survivors visit the Flower Show.)

Pearl Harbor Survivors From Delco Visit Flower Show’s ‘Arizona’ Memorial

Three Delaware County, Pa. men who survived the “day that will live in infamy” got a first-hand tour of a Philadelphia Flower Show exhibit dear to their hearts.

03/06/2012

(Alec Horanzy, 89, second from right, was one of four Pearl Harbor survivors to attend a memorial service at the Freedoms Foundation in Valley Forge.  Credit:  David Madden)

In Valley Forge, Pa., Pearl Harbor Survivors Mark 70th Anniversary Of Japanese Attack

Pennsylvania’s lone remaining chapter of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association insists its members will continue with these memorials, even as their national association in Hawaii is disbanding.

12/07/2011

(The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum resides in the fairly nondescript Building 5 at Martin State Airport.  Photo provided by museum)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Military Aviation History in Maryland

Today, the Glenn L. Martin Museum at Baltimore’s Martin State Airport is a treasure trove of American aviation history.

12/07/2011

(US Rep. Rob Andrews speaks at today's ceremony.  Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Ceremony at Battleship NJ Marks 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

A 21-gun salute punctuated the solemn memorial in honor of the lives lost at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on December 7th, 1941.

12/05/2011

(credit: brad segall, kyw newsradio)

Veterans From Montgomery County Honored In Commemoration Of Pearl Harbor Anniversary.

As the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor approaches, nearly 300 war veterans were honored on Friday during a recognition breakfast in Montgomery County.

12/02/2011

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