History Class, Podcasts, Uncategorized, World War 2

The Doolittle Raid and The Battle of the Coral Sea on Our American Stories

Hello again Readers, Writers, and History Lovers! Today, I'm pleased to be a guest on Our American Stories. Last time, I was invited to talk about The Battle of Midway. Today, I'm talking about an earlier period in the U.S. involvement in WWII: The Doolittle Raid and the Battle of the Coral Sea. Here is… Continue reading The Doolittle Raid and The Battle of the Coral Sea on Our American Stories

History Class, Uncategorized, World War 2

The Doolittle Raid of April 18, 1942

Japan's devastating surprise attacks on Pearl Harbor and other Allied strongholds on December 7th, 1941, had far-reaching consequences. Shocked and angered, the United States officially entered the Second World War.¬†On the home front, people of Japanese descent living in the U.S. faced suspicion and in some cases internment.¬†Abroad, the U.S. Navy, damaged, but not destroyed,… Continue reading The Doolittle Raid of April 18, 1942