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How much do you know about Pearl Harbor?

How much do you know about Pearl Harbor?
The sinking of the battleship Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941, in Pearl Harbor. (Associated Press)

Seventy-four years ago Monday, on Dec. 7, 1941, Japan brought World War II to America.

Launching a surprise attack, swarms of Japanese aircraft devastated the American fleet at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Sailors died in sinking ships. Scores of U.S. aircraft were destroyed.

The strike was one of the most pivotal moments in the nation's history, thrusting the U.S. into a global conflict against Japan, as well as Nazi Germany and Italy. Ultimate victory would not arrive until 1945.

How much do you know about the "date which will live in infamy"?

matt.pearce@latimes.com

Twitter: @MattDPearce

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