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The Century (Pearl Harbor) #184456

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 03, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 featured; World War II era footage including fires in the harbor shown. [Entertainer Steve ALLEN, writer Neil SIMON - remember the news.] [Historian Geoffrey PERRET - outlines the Japanese navy's aim.] [Battleship Nevada veteran Ben HOLT, Senator Daniel INOUYE - recall what happened in the attack.] [Steve McCORMICK - says the United States seemed vulnerable.] [President Franklin D. ROOSEVELT - calls it "a date that will live in infamy."] [Historian Paul FUSSELL - says the Axis had to be defeated.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:04:40

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