From the Navy News Service
1917 - Four U.S. battleships arrive
at Scapa Flow to take on the role of the British Grand Fleet's 6th Battle Squadron. The ships include USS Delaware (BB 28), USS Florida (BB 30), New York
(BB 34) and USS Wyoming (BB 32).
1941 - Japanese aircraft attack the U.S. Pacific Fleet
based in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
1944 - Seventh Fleet forces land Army troops on shore of Ormoc Bay. Kamikazes attack task force, damaging several U.S. Navy ships.