Reference Number: hwrd1404
Publisher: University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
From back of print: Mr. Benjamin Kanahele, of Niihau, Hawaii, displays the Medal for Merit and Purple Heart awarded to him for killing a Japanese Pilot who landed on Niihau after the December 7th attack on Pearl Harbor. The pilot shot Mr. Kanahele three times before being killed by the Hawaiian.
Document Type: Black and White Photograph
Category: Pearl Harbor Attack, 7 December 1941, U.S. Army, U.S. Army - Awards
Date Digitized: 2006-03-06
Format Extent: Photograph: 21 x 25.5 cm
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Source: Hawaii War Records Depository, Archives & Manuscripts Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
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