"I recall it was a beautiful sunny day in Hawaii that morning." Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long, 97…

"I recall it was a beautiful sunny day in Hawaii that morning." Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long, 97, shares his memories of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

Now 97, Navy veteran recalls 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor
HONOLULU (AP) — Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across the island from Pearl Harbor when Japanese warplanes started striking Hawaii on December 7, 1941, watching from afar as the bombs and bullets killed and wounded thousands. The waves of attacking planes reached his military installation on Kaneohe Bay soon after Pearl Harbor was struck, and the young sailor saw buildings and p…

Source: The Associated Press
"I recall it was a beautiful sunny day in Hawaii that morning." Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long, 97…