History, Quote of the Day, War

December 7, 1941: A Date Which Will Live in Infamy

President Franklin D. Roosevelt asks the United States Congress to declare that a state of war now exists between the United States of America and the Japanese Empire:

 

On this eightieth anniversary, then U.S. Navy Seaman 1st Class David Russell, now 101 years old, revisits Pearl Harbor for the service commemorating those who perished on that awful day.

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