Remembering Pearl Harbor

72 years ago, today, the United States was the target of one of the most significant aerial attacks in history; the results were a devastated naval fleet and 2402 dead, 1247 wounded.

Below are the casualty numbers, listed according to station (base/vessel) or location.

USS ARIZONA 1177
USS OKLAHOMA 429
USS WEST VIRGINIA 106
USS CALIFORNIA 105
USS UTAH 58
USS NEVADA 57
USS PENNSYLVANIA 24
USS TENNESSEE 5
USS MARYLAND 4
USS CHEW 2
USS CURTIS 21
USS DOBBIN 4
USS DOWNES 12
USS ENTERPRISE 11 (sent air support)
USS HELENA 34
USS PRUIT 1
USS SHAW 24
USS SICARD 1
USS TRACEY 3
USS VESTAL 7
FORD ISLAND NAVAL AIR STATION 1
KANEOHE NAVAL AIR STATION 1
MIDWAY ISLAND NAVAL STATION 4
NAVAL MOBILE HOSPITAL #2 1
PEARL HARBOR NAVAL HOSPITAL 1
EWA USMC AIR STATION 6
BELLOW FIELD 2
HICKAM FIELD 191
WHEELER FIELD 35
CAMP MALAKOLE 3
FT. BARRET 1
FT. KAMEHAMEHA 5
FT. SHAFTER 2
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS 5
HONOLULU 5
PEARL CITY 1
PEARL HARBOR 1
RED HILL 1
WAHIAWA 1
WAIPAHU 1
WAKE ISLAND 1

Never Forget

About Ian D'Costa (250 Articles)
Ian is the editor-in-chief of the Tactical Air Network. His work has been republished and quoted in a number of publications, including The Toronto Star, Airsoc, Business Insider and The Aviationist. You can reach him at idcosta@tacairnet.com.

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