December 18, 1941
Today in World War II Pacific History
Day by day chronology
Thursday, December 18, 1941
USN: Two-plane detachments from Patrol Wings 1 and 2, based in Hawaii began
scouting patrols from Johnston.
HAWAII: President Roosevelt announces that Supreme Court Justice Own Roberts
will head up a comittee looking into the Pearl Harbor disater. The comittee
places much of the blame on Pearl Harbor commander General Short for lack of
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