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World War II veteran David Barnes of Huntington holds a photograph in March 2005 of some of the African-Americans he served with aboard the USS Yorktown.
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.