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Veteran Louie Torlone shows off a bolt-action Japanese rifle on Dec. 4, 2008, at his home in Huntington. When Pearl Harbor was struck, Louie was a junior at Logan High School. One month after he graduated high school, he joined the Marine Corps. He was 21 when he fought at Iwo Jima.
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.