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Events Leading to the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor

November 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

Members: FREE, Non-members: $5
Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 2 PM – 4 PM

Military historian Charles Breiner will discuss Japan’s relationship with the United States, starting with Commodore Mathew Perry’s visit to Japan in 1853 until the war with the United States began on December 7, 1941. Topics include Japanese transformation from a feudal system to a modern industrialized military power, the first Sino-Japanese War, the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese seizure of Manchuria in 1931, the Second Sino-Japanese War, and an explanation of how President Roosevelt maneuvered Japan into going to war with the United States.

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Date:
November 15
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
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