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By Frank and Lin Vargo
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Face-to-Face with the Enemy 50 Years after Pearl Harbor

Adventures in St. Marie

 

December 15, 2021

Courtesy Photo

Richard Fiske (left) was aboard the USS West Virginia on Dec. 7, 1941 when he saw Zengi Abe of the Japanes Navy unleash a bomb that destroyed Fiske's battleship. The two became friends later in their lives.

Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021 was the 80th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack.

Hard to believe that for us, it was 30 years ago and many of the "players" of this event are now gone.

However, this is how one story unfolded on the 50th anniversary of t...



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