Dublin flying flags at half-staff today in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


All city of Dublin flags will be flown today at half-staff in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

On the morning of Sunday, December 7, 1941, the Imperial Japanese Naval Service attacked the Pearl Harbor Naval Station in Honolulu, Hawaii, killing 2,403 Americans, and injuring 1,178 more.

The next day, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt declared war on the Empire of Japan, and the United States entered World War II.

In 1994, Congress declared December 7 of each year as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Couples: Child Loss, "No U-Turn at Mercy Street"
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,659 views

Pleasanton's home-grown "unicorn"
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 931 views

Around Pleasanton: Holiday Fund helps Cultural Arts Council help others
By Jeb Bing | 4 comments | 404 views

Can You Afford Your ‘Dream School’?
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 85 views