Oil burning on the water surface in Pearl Harbor, Oahu, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941

Caption   Oil burning on the water surface in Pearl Harbor, Oahu, US Territory of Hawaii, 7 Dec 1941 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 11 Oct 2011

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Denn says:
24 Aug 2011 08:35:33 AM

This appears to be the burning slick that threatened California. Upturned Oklahoma and burning Arizona can be seen in background. Also note boatloads of men in channel.

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