History & Culture

Learn more about the history of the Pacific War by exploring these pages. Hear the stories of people who lived through the Pearl Harbor attack - both service members and civilians - and find out more about each attack site on Oahu, as well as throughout the Pacific.
Meet the witnesses and survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack, and read the stories of those who died.


Learn about the service members and civilians who died on Dec 7, 1941. Here the stories of those who lived through the attack.

Learn about all the key military sites on Oah'u, Hawai'i.


Learn about all the key military sites on Oah'u, Hawai'i, as well as the sites of major battles in the Pacific.



Read survivor stories and learn about what happened on December 7, 1941.



The Monument relies on citizens like you donating family heirlooms, memorabilia, photographs, and diaries to tell the Pacific War story.


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Mailing Address:

National Park Service
WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument
1845 Wasp Blvd. Bldg. 176

Honolulu, HI 96818


(808) 422-3399

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