Watch Pearl Harbor

  • 2004
  • 1 Season

On of the most traumatic events in American military history, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor fueled national determination both to have revenge and to ensure that such a thing could never happen again. But how was such a mighty force surprised by 350 aircraft in Broad daylight? Were the Japanese brilliant strategically or just lucky?

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Pearl Harbor: Part 2
2. Pearl Harbor: Part 2
September 1, 2004
It was on 7th December 1941 that 350 carrier-borne Japanese aircraft made their lighting attack. It was all over quickly and as the Japanese aircraft returned to base, the American survivors of the ferocious assault looked over the harbor to see that not one battleship had been left undamaged; 200 aircraft had been destroyed and 2400 people killed.
Pearl Harbor: Part 1
1. Pearl Harbor: Part 1
September 1, 2004
The infamous Japanese attack on the USA Naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii was probably one of the most significant events of World War Two. Brilliantly planned and executed though it was, the assault was as much a surprise to Hitler and Mussolini as the Americans and they quite needlessly declared was on the USA; At a stroke the might of the US war machine was focused on the Axis powers.
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On of the most traumatic events in American military history, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor fueled national determination both to have revenge and to ensure that such a thing could never happen again. But how was such a mighty force surprised by 350 aircraft in Broad daylight? Were the Japanese brilliant strategically or just lucky?

Pearl Harbor is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (2 episodes). The series first aired on September 1, 2004.

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Pearl Harbor is available for streaming on the website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Pearl Harbor on demand at Amazon Prime and History Vault.

  • Premiere Date
    September 1, 2004