Golden Age of Radio: Program #98

May 26, 2019

USS Arizona explodes and sinks during Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor
Credit USA Today

Paul Hitchcock hosts this special program of The Golden Age of Radio, a reflection on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Through rare and vintage audio, an historical perspective on the attack of the U.S. naval base near Honolulu, Hawaii that destroyed or damaged nearly twenty American naval vessels, over three hundred airplanes, and where more than twenty-four hundred Americans died in the attack, including civilians.