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Concert pays tribute to World War II veterans

...Veterans History Pro ject for the Richmond Coun ty Historical Society. "I was 8 years old when the Japa nese attacked Pearl Harbor, and I'll never forget how together our nation was during that time. We weren't divided by politics like today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-08/concert-pays-tribute-world-wa
Georgian injured in plane crash that killed 2 working on Tom Cruise film

...pilots of his generation" with a list of credits from television and major Hollywood movies such as Transformers, Pearl Harbor and Pirates of the Caribbean.He sat at the controls of a helicopter for the first time at age 16 and two years later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-12/georgian-injured-plane-crash-killed
Freedom conference intends to help Augusta-area churches with spiritual battle

...S. sat back and said, 'We don't want to get involved,' " he said. "On Dec. 7, 1941, Japan sneak attacked Pearl Harbor. They let us know that we were at war."In the same way, spiritually speaking, we're in a war. We're in a war...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-08-28/freedom-conference-inten
Wilma Gaither

...up in Wood River, Illinois and graduated from Roxana (IL) High School. Mrs. Gaither gave her life to Christ on Pearl Harbor Day, December 7, 1941. She married her husband Howard Eugene Gaither on July 1, 1950 and they shared 65 years of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175947132
More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...Oklahoma during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. But his remains ? and those of...got paradise. We're going to Pearl Harbor in Hawaii,'" says Brad...12 Unknowns, USS Oklahoma, Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941."In 2003...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/more-7-decades-after-pearl-harbor-r
Baseball game without fans was mistake

...YOUR MAIL: Pat and Wayne Fuller, of North Au gusta, send a postcard from Hawaii and the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor."Spent several hours at this very special place," they write. "Just getting started on a monthlong cruise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/baseball-game-without-fans-wa
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: TO CLARIFY, FDR did not ask Japan to attack Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, which brought the U.S. into World War II, and Eisenhower was a Republican who started aiding South Vietnam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-21/rants-raves
Let's call the exterminator

...it was way across the ocean. Horribly and thankfully, we were pulled into World War II by the undeniable attack on Pearl Harbor, or we might never have entered the war at all.The champion of appeasement at that time was British Prime Minister...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-10/lets-call-exterminator
Patricia Miller

...S. Zurfluh and Lt. Milton G. Zurfluh. By the age of seven, Patricia had become one of the youngest survivors at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. After WWII, her family moved to Augusta, Ga., where 'Patty' graduated in 1953 from Richmond...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175155411
Masters took break during World War II

...Augusta National and the Masters to shut down operations after World War II began.Five months after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, the Masters went on as scheduled. Byron Nelson defeated Ben Hogan in an 18-hole playoff.Bobby...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/masters-took-break-during-world-war-ii