This battleship was sunk by torpedoes and bombs during the attack on Pearl Harbor just like the USS Arizona.
The end of World War II (Pacific Theater) took place some 68 years ago yesterday (September 2, 1945).
'Twas two days ago (September 4th).
The Engine Room, Maneuvering Room, and Aft Torpedo Room.
This sub has been a museum in Pearl Harbor since 1981.
On December 7, 1941...it had exploded and sank, killing 1,104 sailors and 73 marines.
We saw the Remembrance Circle, list of USS Arizona survivors and one of the anchors.
"December 7, 1941, a date which will live in infamy." - FDR
Heaven meets Earth here.
There were a number of restaurants to choose from...
And that's a wrap for our 1st day sightseeing.
We had a few more stops to complete our self-guided walking tour.
We were more than ready to embark on our walking tour.
On our first full day of sightseeing in Oahu....