Tag Archives: Japan

The submarine USS Sea Dog on war patrol in the Pacific in May 1945. National Archives photo

On Dec. 7, 1941, the Japanese destroyed many important U.S. military targets at Pearl Harbor, but they missed the Sub Base – an oversight that proved costly for them.
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TOKYO, Japan- Sept. 2, 1945- Allied sailors and officers watch Army Gen. Douglas MacArthur sign documents during the surrender ceremony aboard USS Missouri. U.S Army photo

World War II ended 70 years ago on Sept. 2. Here are a few things you may not know about the end of the war.
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The Enola Gay now sits on display at the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. DoD photo by Kevin O'Brien

The Enola Gay and its story continue to fascinate long after Aug. 6, 1945, when it dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, helping end WWII.
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Camp Fuji Training

U.S. Marines go to Camp Fuji, Japan to tread through heavily wooded terrain.
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RIMPAC 2014 Every Clime and Place

Marines train with their international partners in major training exercise RIMPAC 2014.
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