Tag Archives: United States

OTD: Attack on Pearl Harbour

On this day in 1941, Japan attacked the American naval base at Pearl harbour, effectively bringing the United States into the Second World War. 8 battleships were alongside at the time and all were damaged, with four sunk. All but … Continue reading

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City of Orem Veterans Memorial. Utah, USA

These images of the City of Orem Veterans Memorial in Utah, USA,  are courtesy of James Houston-Macmillan. Google Earth co-ordinates for this memorial are:  40° 19.304′ N, 111° 40.333′ W DRW © 2013-2021. Created 30/07/2013. Images © James Houston-Macmillan. Moved … Continue reading

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