The USS Oklahoma capsized at 8:08 A.M., approximately 12 minutes after the first torpedo hit. Hundreds of men were trapped below her decks. They found themselves in a bizarre world turned upside down, in pitch-black darkness, as compartments filled with water. Death came to 429 officers, sailors, and Marines, marking the second greatest loss of life at Pearl Harbor. Come learn more about this tragic story and stop to remember all those who gave their lives on the “date which will live in infamy”.
Presenter: Michael Carra