This QPME guide provides information and learning resources about the United States Marine Corps role during the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941.
Another casualty of the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor. This
photograph was taken seconds after the plane exploded.
From the Claude Larkin Collection (COLL/791) at the Archives Branch
of the Marine Corps History Division. Official USMC photograph.
- The U. S. Coast Guard & the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941
Narratives & first-person accounts, Pearl Harbor combat action reports, and speeches.
- Today in History - December 7
Multimedia page of events that took place on December 7. Links to additional online historical collections at the Library of Congress.
- The Road to Pearl Harbor: The United States and East Asia, 1915–1941 (4 Lessons)
Lesson plan presents guiding questions, learning objectives and preparation instructions. From the National Endowment for the Humanities.
- Japan, China, the United States and the Road to Pearl Harbor, 1937–41
Department of State Office of the Historian.
- Pearl Harbor: A Rude Awakening
- World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument
National Park Service.
- Infamy: December 7, 1941
Archival images, videos, propaganda posters, artifacts, and interactive map and timeline. From the National WWII Museum.
- USS Arizona Brothers
At the time of the Pearl Harbor attack, serving aboard the USS Arizona were a father and son and 38 sets of brothers. From the National Park Service.