The position of the battleships at Pearl Harbor made them an easy target for the Japanese strike force. The attack on these ships that were named after U.S. states made the attack personal for Americans.Premiere Date: November 23, 2016 | Runtime: 00:02:19
Seventy-five years ago, as the sun was rising over the small pacific island of Oahu, Japan unleashed an unprecedented attack on the Unites States. That day, Dec. 7, 1941, would come to be known as a day of infamy, and forever make Pearl Harbor synonymous with World War II. Explore what happened to the USS Oklahoma, the only battleship to capsize during the Pearl Harbor attack.