The Attack Of Pearl's Attack On Pearl Harbor

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Sunday, December 7th 1941, 5:00 A.m. a Japanese fleet of 6 aircraft carries sit 230 miles north of Hawaii. 350 pilots say their prayers before going out on their mission to bomb Pearl Harbor. Planning this attack took a year and months to practice low altitude torpedo runs and high altitude precision bomb droppings. There goal was to sink the aircraft carriers and if they weren’t there they were going to sink the battleship. The attacking planes came in two waves; the first hit its target at 7:55 A.M., the island wide attack begins. 7:58 A.M. horizontal bombers arrive at Pearl Harbor, No one even suspects it to be Japanese. 8:05 A.M. machine guns on the Battleship Nevada open fire on Torpedo planes. The first attack was a stunning victory

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