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Expedition finds sunken USS Ward, which fired first shots in Pearl attack

  • COURTESY USS WARD EXPEDITION

    A team on Tuesday released underwater footage of the sunken destroyer USS Ward, including a view of an anti-aircraft gun on the vessel’s deck.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s expedition team on Tuesday released the first underwater footage of the sunken destroyer USS Ward, whose captain famously radioed in on Dec. 7, 1941, “We have attacked, fired upon and dropped depth charges” on a submarine operating in Pearl Harbor’s defensive sea area. Read more

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