Remember Pearl Harbor

Remember Pearl Harbor

Sun, 05/29/2022 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm


In this gripping documentary, veterans recount the horror and the heroism of the "date that will live in infamy".

Narrated by Tom Selleck, Remember Pearl Harbor chronicles the personal stories of veterans and citizens who witnessed the surprise attack by the Japanese on the American Pacific Fleet on December 7, 1941, launching the United States into World War II. Using archival footage and photos and graphics, the documentary shows in detail the bombings on Oahu, along with the fiery explosion of the USS Arizona, the sinking of the USS Oklahoma, and the attacks on Hickam Field, as well as on other parts of the island. Remember Pearl Harbor airs Sunday, May 29 at 1 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Remember Pearl Harbor includes first-person accounts from sailors, airmen, soldiers and civilians, including Lou Conter, USS Arizona; James Downing, USS Virginia; Vernon Carter, US Army Air Corps, Hickam Field; and Barbara Kotinek, who was just six years old at the time and lived within eyesight of Pearl Harbor. Remember Pearl Harbor , Saturday, December 10 at 12pm on WXXI-World.

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