Milt Cohen rings the bell from the armored cruiser USS West Virginia during a Pearl Harbor commemoration ceremony Dec. 7, 2003, in Morgantown. Cohen served on the battleship USS West Virginia during World War II. (AP Photo/The Dominion Post, Bob Gay)
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.