The End of the World

Edward Waszkiewicz told USA Today that in 1941 he saw three planes swoop down onto a row of eight U.S. battleships in Pearl Harbor stating, “Then all hell broke loose. That’s when the war really started.” Read the story of what this heroic firefighter did then.

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They Didn’t Know

The April 1942 air attack, launched from the aircraft carrier Hornet and led by Lieutenant Colonel James H. Doolittle, was the most daring operations undertaken by the United States in World War II. Of the eight men the Japanese captured, three were executed and five were imprisoned. These men were regularly beaten, tortured, and starved […]

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