The Attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941

Images of the attack on Pearl Harbor


Alan North Williams (1912-2001) served as a photographer's mate in the U.S. Navy during World War Two. In that capacity, and in official work for the Public Relations Bureau of the Headquarters of the Commander in Chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean Areas (CINCPAC), he took and collected hundreds of wartime photographs, including portraits of military personnel and civilians and scenes of land, air, and water battles and their aftermath. The link below opens his pictures of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.




Related Topics: World Wars and Conflicts
The World War II Military and Home Fronts
Creator: Williams, Alan North, 1912-2001.
Pub Data: Images of the attack on Pearl Harbor selected from Photographs, 1941-1946 (Wisconsin Historical Society Archives collection M2002-155)
Citation: Williams, Alan North, 1912-2001. Images of the attack on Pearl Harbor selected from Photographs, 1941-1946 (Wisconsin Historical Society Archives collection M2002-155). Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=1523; Visited on: 10/25/2014
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