This Day in Oklahoma History


07 December

USS Oklahoma

On this day the USS Oklahoma was hit by four torpedoes during a Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The next day on December 8th, the United States declared war on Japan, thus entering World War II. USS Oklahoma (BB-37), a Nevada-class battleship was the only ship of the United States Navy to be named for the 46th state. more...

Sunday, December 07, 1941

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