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Photo: ‘A date which will live in infamy’

On this day 69 years ago, at 7:55 a.m. Hawaiian time, 360 Japanese war planes descended on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor and attacked the Pacific fleet. Five battleships, three destroyers and seven other ships were damaged or sunk.

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