Tag: US Pacific Fleet


  • Who Was Admiral Clarey?

    Please link source article Who Was Admiral Clarey? Ford Island, in the middle of Pearl Harbor, is the location of several Pearl Harbor Historic Sites. Today, it’s connected to the rest of Oahu by a floating pontoon bridge known as the Admiral...

  • What If Japan Hadn’t Attacked Pearl Harbor?

    Please link source article What If Japan Hadn’t Attacked Pearl Harbor? December 7th, 1941. Just before 0800 that Sunday morning, an aerial striking force of the Imperial Japanese Navy launched a surprise assault on the American naval base at Pearl Harbor. The...

  • The Only Mission of USS Liscome Bay

    Please link source article The Only Mission of USS <em>Liscome Bay</em> On December 9, 1942, just over a year after the United States suffered the attack on Pearl Harbor, the keel of a new Casablanca–class escort carrier was laid down at the...

  • The Alamo Scouts of the Pacific Theater

    Please link source article The Alamo Scouts of the Pacific Theater When the Imperial Japanese Navy struck Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, it launched an armed conflict that would lead to the creation of many specialized teams throughout the Pacific Theater....

  • Named for a Legend: USS Nimitz Turns 50

    December 7th, 1941 changed many lives forever. Shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Nimitz was promoted to head the US Pacific Fleet, eventually becoming commander of all sea, air, and land forces in the Pacific Theater of Operations. In...


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