Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
December 6, 1941
Today in World War II Pacific History
Day by day chronology

Saturday, 6 December 1941

IJN: Japanese forces depart Palau bound for the invasion of the Philippines.

USAAF: Major Richard H. Carmichael took off Hamilton Field piloting a B-17 Flying Fortresses on an unarmed ferry flight bound for Hickam Field on Oahu. Flying overnight, the formation is scheduled to arrive in the morning of December 7, 1941.

USN: USS President Taylor was requisitioned by the War Shipping Administration (WSA) and converted into a military transport for the U. S. Army operated by her civilian operator American President Lines.

Contribute Information
Do you have photos or additional information to add?

  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram