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Frank Chebetar, a former USS Phelps Sailor who survived the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, salutes while being introduced during a Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story. Dec 7 2011
Shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, Bradley continued to work as a nurse in prisoner of war camps until 1945. She is the most-decorated woman in US military history.
Japanese History - Mitsuo Fuchida (淵田 美津雄 Fuchida Mitsuo, 3 December 1902 – 30 May 1976) was a Japanese Captain in the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service and a bomber aviator in the Imperial Japanese Navy before and during World War II. He is perhaps best known for leading the first air wave attacks on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941.