Fiscally Conservative, Socially tolerant, Anti-War
A poor strategy in hindsight. Oursmall town has five Pearl Harborsurvivors. The old fellows were wheeled out a couple years back for a ceremony, and like truesurvivors, they survived the twoF-15s out of Mountain Home thatstreaked up river and blew most of us over.
In 1941 the Japanese had the bestNavy air arm in the world. More that the ineptitude at Pearl Harbor was Singapore, where allthe big guns pointed seawards and 80,000 British and Colonial troops surrendered to less than half their number. When it was learned that the Japanese Armypracticed bayoneting prisoners and civilians both, Allied resolvestrengthened.
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