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All these decades later, the stories that came out of the 1941 Pearl Harbor attacks remain fascinating, and a strong reminder of the cost of freedom.
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Fifteen Navy sailors earned the Medal of Honor for actions they took during the Pearl Harbor attacks. One of them was Navy Ensign Herbert C. Jones.
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A new Lone Sailor statue stands watch over the Pearl Harbor visitors center, a tribute to all of the men and women of the sea services.
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The USS John Finn just began its Navy career. Here’s more about the Medal of Honor recipient for which the destroyer was named.
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Jim Leavelle never expected to be famous, but because of his proximity to two life-changing events in America, his name is in the history books.
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