The attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, brought the United States of America fully into World War II. On this new military tour, visit important sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that focus on this time and attend special events commemorating the 80th anniversary of the attack. 

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 Memorial for the USS <i>Arizona</i>, Pearl Harbor, Oahu  The destruction of the USS <i>West Viriginia</i> at Pearl Harbor  The USS <i>Arizona</i> Memorial and USS <i>Missouri</i>. Credit: Hawaii Tourism/Tor Johnson  USS <i>Arizona</i> Memorial  View of the USS <i>Arizona</i> and memorial  USS <i>Arizona</i> anchor memorial  The USS <i>Arizona</i> Memorial and USS <i>Missouri</i>  The USS <i>Missouri</i>  American flags with USS <i>Missouri</I>  USS <i>Bowfin</i> submarine  Panorama of Pearl Harbor, Ford Island at center  USS <i>Missouri</i> and American fighters, Tokyo Bay, Japanese surrender of World War II  Iolani Palace, Honolulu  Waikiki Beach with Diamond Head in the background, Oahu

Pearl Harbor

Commemorating the 80th Anniversary

6 days from $5,695

The attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, brought the United States of America fully into World War II. On this new military tour, visit important sites and memorials on the island of Oahu that focus on this time and attend special events commemorating the 80th anniversary of the attack. 

or Call 855-330-1542

Expert

Dec 3 - 8, 2021 Departure
Mitch Yockelson

Mitch Yockelson

MITCH YOCKELSON received a Ph.D. in military history from the Royal Military College of Science, United Kingdom. He is an archivist with the National Archives and Records Administration, specializing in Second World War historical records.  For several years he lectured on Pearl Harbor as a military history instructor at the U.S. Naval Academy. Since 2006, he has taught graduate military history at Norwich University.

The author of many, articles, reviews and books, including a biography of Douglas MacArthur and his leadership in the Pacific Theater during World War II: MacArthur: America’s General, Mitch frequently lectures and leads Second World Second World battlefield tours for the Smithsonian. He has been featured on The History General, 60 Minutes, PBS and C-SPAN, as well as the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, and Washington Post.

Mitch lives in Annapolis, Maryland.