On December 7, 1941, the Imperial Japanese Navy launched a devastating surprise attack on the US naval base in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, leaving 2403 Americans dead and more than 1000 wounded.. The offensive stunned a nation – Within days, America had declared war on Japan.
Released to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attack, this podcast tells the detailed story of how the events of December 7, 1941, unfolded at Pearl Harbor, the military forces involved from both sides and the key people who played a part. The story is wonderfully told by voice artist John Chancer and will be released episode by episode over the coming weeks. Episodes 1 and 2 are free – the video above provides a five-minute sample.
Free and paid downloads are tagged MP3 files. After making a payment, you will be emailed a download link. MP3 files can be added to iTunes, Apple and Android phones and tablets as well as MP3 players.
Buy all 19 parts as an audiobook from Audible.