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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.

Would you like to add a photo of you World War II veteran to this gallery? E-mail it to online editor Andrea Copley-Smith.

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Mae Daniel holds a 1937 photo of her late husband Elmer, who passed away May 20, 2000, on the family farm near Barboursville. Elmer Daniel was one of seven brothers who actively served the Navy in World War II. (AP Photo/Bob Bird)