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The USS Arizona

Jasper Joy Waldron

The USS Arizona

the ship, the men, the Pearl Harbor attack, and the symbol that aroused America

by Jasper Joy Waldron

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Published by St Martins in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography, and index.

StatementJoy Waldron Jasper, James P. Delgado, Jim Adams.
ContributionsDelgado, James P., Adams, Jim.
The Physical Object
Pagination[12], 269p. :
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22134684M
ISBN 10031299351X
OCLC/WorldCa53707351

Arizona Memorial is an important World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument located at Pearl Harbor in Oahu, Hawaii. It is also known as the Pearl Harbor Visitors Center or just Pearl Harbor. Book your Pearl Harbor tour now and explore this historical site. • Experience a navy vessel aboard to the USS Arizona Memorial on Battleship Row.   Don Stratton, who escaped a burning USS Arizona by making a harrowing hand-over-hand climb across a rope to an adjacent ship on Dec. 7, .

It is also a treasure trove of information for family members who can find out more about their loved ones who served aboard the USS Arizona. Buy now on Amazon. BOOK REVIEW The Men of the Arizona (BB): Revised Edition. By T.J. Cooper, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Charleston, S.C., () December 6, Reviewed by LCdr. There are many ways to access the USS Arizona Memorial: via public transportation, taxi, rental car, or with one of the many commercial tour companies (permitted by the National Park Service) that provide services for a fee. Book in advance online to decide what time your tour begins! With a limited number of tickets available online each day.

  The license plate read USS ARIZ and a mural on a white bed cover depicted the USS Arizona and the memorial that floats above it in Pearl Harbor. Author: Shaun Mckinnon.   Items from "The Life and Legacy of the USS Arizona" exhibit will be on display at the University of Arizona Library Special Collections from Aug. 29 through Dec. 23, Author: Shaun Mckinnon.


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