• Corpus ID: 132862849

Aboard Ship on Way to States by Carr Hooper

  title={Aboard Ship on Way to States by Carr Hooper},
  author={Sarah J. Harden and C. W. Hawley and Scott Hufham and Laura active approximately photographer Patterson and Margaret Williams},
With the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, confusion and panic rippled not only through the United States, but across the world as well. The U.S. Army bases and airfields around Manila in the Philippines readied for the imminent attack from the Japanese. U.S. troops fought against the Japanese in the Philippines, but in late December of 1941, Manila was declared an open city. The document “Aboard Ship on Way to States” was written by American citizen Carr Hooper, who, accompanied…