A flag waves over Pearl Harbor as dawn breaks before the start of ceremonies marking the 62nd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 2003, in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Lucy Pemoni)
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.