Pearl Harbor Skull May Belong to Japanese Pilot

Manley, Brendan
January 2012
Military History;Jan2012, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p9
The article reports that Joint Prisoner of War (POW)/Missing in Action (MIA) Accounting Command forensics experts are determining if the skull found from the bottom of Peal Harbor may belong to one of the 55 Japanese pilots who were shot down during the attack on Oahu, Hawaii on December 7, 1941.


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