East Wind, Rain
War Comes to the Pacific

"...a date that will live in infamy,"

Pre-war material thru December, 1941

including Pearl Harbor and initial attacks on American, British, Dutch, and Australian possessions.

(Links to additional resources)


The Slippery Slope of Diplomacy:

Sino-Japanese War, 1931-1941:

(See also the CBI Theater of Operations)

Russo-Japanese Border War ("Nomonhan") -- 1939

Anticipating the Worst: War Plan ORANGE

Remember Pearl Harbor!

Attacks on Hawaiian Outposts:

Additional Resources

Return to HyperWar: Pacific Theater of Operations

Return to HyperWar: World War II on the World Wide Web

10 January 2012

Compiled and formatted by Patrick Clancey, HyperWar Foundation