Monday, December 26, 2011

Pearl Harbor Survivor: USS Nevada

J. B. Sykes was stationed in Pearl Harbor aboard the USS Nevada (BB-36), the U.S. Navy's first super dread-nought and sister ship of the USS Oklahoma, as a Fireman 1st Class at the time of the Pearl Harbor attack on December 7, 1941.  The USS Nevada was the only battleship able to get underway during the attack.

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