Essays Tagged: "Oahu"

An essay on the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

g in the United States. On the day of December 7, 1941, your fellow Japanese attack Pearl Harbor on Oahu, leaving the Harbor in a total mess along with many deaths and injuries. You, having a Japanese ... waiian Islands (Byrne, Joe. Page 1). On December 7, 1941, Japan attacked and bombed Pearl Harbor on Oahu, which led to the United Stated into World War II. All men were then called upon to fight, exce ...

(6 pages) 41 2 1.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Hawaii"- describes the geographic elements of the island

When coming in by air on the final approach to the airport on the Island of Oahu in Hawaii, the crystal clear blue waters lead to a breathtaking view of the extinct volcano nam ...

(5 pages) 80 1 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Battle of Midway 1942

y atoll of Midway was the most westerly of U.S. bases in the Central Pacific. Only 1,500 miles from Oahu, it was a perfect starting point for aconquest of Hawaii. If the base was threatened by Japan, ...

(8 pages) 97 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Death Destruction and Mercilessness- A day of Imfany. Pearl Harbor Essay. includes times, dates, and locations. 1,729 word essay

evitable, but with a large American fleet in the Pacific stationed at Pearl Harbor on the island of Oahu, war was going to be difficult if Japan was on the defensive. It would have been to Japan's adv ... It must be a surprise attack; U.S. carriers are the main objective; U.S. aircraft on the Island of Oahu are an objective; every available Japanese Carrier should take part in the operation; all types ...

(7 pages) 64 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

The Attack on Pearl Harbor

. Less than 20 minutes after this warning was ignored the Japanese appeared off the coast of Oahu. Everyone just looked up, knowing something was different about theses planes. There was no res ... only staring, according to the inhabitants of the island. Even after they appeared off the coast of Oahu, there was no real state of panic yet. There was 15 minutes of absolutely no reaction. Civilian ...

(5 pages) 79 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II


Volcano Island; Maui, the Valley Island; Lanai, the Pineapple Island; Molokai, the Friendly Island; Oahu, the Island of commerce and tourism; and Kauai, the Garden Island. These Islands have fascinate ... hat are open to tourists, four are become ideal choices for first time visits to Hawaii. These are: Oahu, Maui, Hawaii (the Big Island) and Kauai.Firstly, Oahu is the most developed of the Hawaiian Is ...

(5 pages) 50 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Pearl Harbor

he attack.Submarines began to make their way across the Pacific Ocean by November, and arrived near Oahu about December 5th. During the night of December 6th, five midget submarines that had been carr ... 57 civilians were killed and nearly as many were seriously injured.The Japanese lost 29 planes over Oahu, one large submarine (on 10 December), and all five of the midget submarines. Their personnel l ...

(4 pages) 43 1 2.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

To what extent was James Cook figure used as a mythological tool to account for the imposition of Western ideas in Hawaii?

in James Cook was the first European to visit the Hawaiian Islands. Upon stepping on the island of Oahu and upon being received by natives as their god Lono, he brought with him Western ideology and ... nd secluded before the arrival of European explorers in the 18th century. The eight main islands - Oahu, Lanai, Molokai, Kahoolawe, Maui, Kauai, Niihau, and Hawaii - were separately governed by the n ...

(15 pages) 44 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Reasons for, Events Leading up to, the Attack and the Aftermath of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

the U.S. Pacific Fleet from the west coast of the mainland of the U.S. to Hawaii, on the island of Oahu, at Pearl Harbor, in an attempt to strengthen the nation's military presence. The U.S. would th ... to breakfast. The officer knew there was a group of American B-17s that were expected to arrive at Oahu that morning and told the operator to disregard. However, there were too many planes for it to ...

(6 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Coffee: Process & Capacity.

nd on the current capacity available. The shuffle 2000 pounds back to a roasting facility in nearby Oahu where they can roast 500 pounds at a time compared to the Kono center which only roasts 30lbs a ...

(2 pages) 52 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Pearl Harbor

It was the morning of December 7, 1941 at Pearl Harbor, on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii.I woke up shortly after 6 A.M. and walked to the mess hall at the Pearl Harbor Naval Ba ...

(6 pages) 43 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Stop The Deforestation To Save Our self

n Thailand, Sipadan off the east coast of Borneo, Freedom Beach on Phuket Thailand, Kailua Beach on Oahu, Hawaii, and Ao Lo Dalam on Koh Phi Don Thailand ( ...

(16 pages) 91 1 3.4 Jan/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

"Day Of Infamy"-Pearl Harbor Report

is about the bombing a Pearl Harbor. I will also be using some information that I got on my trip to Oahu last week as well. It happened on December seventh, 1941 and claimed the lives of about 2500 me ...

(6 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Man Versus Nature

nvironment.Surfers drop in to the twenty-foot breakers of the banzai pipeline on the north shore of Oahu. Men armed with high caliber rifles storm through the African wilderness hunting lions. Mountai ...

(6 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Management Planning - review the differences in planning between levels of management and discuss how and why various plans must be integrated.

now take look at the process of creating new plans to address issues in real life. On the island of Oahu the army has a few military reservations to conduct training exercises. One in particular calle ... alf. An excerpt from the Honolulu Star Bulletin states that "As the only live-fire training area on Oahu capable of adequately preparing company-size units, the Army considers Makua Valley critical to ...

(4 pages) 115 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Hawaiian Vacation Itinerary Oahu – “The Gathering Isle” ** The

Hawaiian Vacation Itinerary Oahu - "The Gathering Isle" ** The weather on Oahu at this time of year is usually sunny w/ trade wi ... $1 each) to take the bus to Diamond Head - 12:00pm- Sight seeing @ the Diamond Head Area ** Oahu was born of volcanic eruptions. See the remains of volcanoes up close and personal. You can act ... portunities. Keep your eyes open for Puu O Mahuka Heiau, which is the largest sacrificial temple on Oahu. This historic state site is about 5 acres and is located on a 300ft. bluff. Don't disturb the ...

(3 pages) 904 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Grant Proposal

c)3 organization dedicated to promoting self-reliance among the economically disadvantaged youth on Oahu. HOLY is to committed to provide high quality education and employment training by offering cha ... (two to three sentences): to promoting self-reliance among the economically disadvantaged youth on Oahu.Summary of project or grant request (two to three sentences): to provide high quality education ...

(16 pages) 133 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays