• Here's how the US pulled off a daring mission to take out the mastermind of the attack on Pearl Harbor

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    The US campaign in the Pacific got off to a slow start after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
    But by spring 1943, US forces were in a position to go after the architect of the attack.
    The daring, high-risk mission was successful, but how it played out was unclear for decades.
    The Japanese attack on the US Navy at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, propelled the US into a war that had been raging for years.
    The US campaign had a mixed start. In April 1942, the success of the Doolittle Raid on Japan was leavened by the horrors of the Bataan Death March , during which thousands of US and Philippine...
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