Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is on December 7. It is an American holiday to remember those Americans who were killed when Japanese military forces attacked the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor in 1941. The attack caused the U.S. to enter World War II. Although, Pearl Harbor was a major victory for the Japanese, they went on to lose the war. (3-page lesson)
When is Pearl Harbor Day?
It is on December 7.
The full name of the holiday is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
Where is Pearl Harbor?
It is in Hawaii on the island of Oahu.
Hawaii is in the Pacific Ocean.