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World War II veterans Ralph Ward, right, and Ken Dishman salute the U.S. flag in November 2001 during a veterans program at Davis Elementary School. The program had veterans talking about their experiences in the military and answering questions from the students.
Gallery: Memories of World War II
Jan. 07, 2009 @ 01:44 PM
The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ushered the United States into World War II on Dec. 7, 1941. It changed the lives of millions of Americans who put on their country's uniform and went into battle.