Who Was Involved in Pearl Harbor?

By: Bruce Danforth

The Attack on Pearl Harbor changed the world by drawing the United States in WWII. While Pearl Harbor affected millions around the world, there are a few people who were the main characters in the Pearl Harbor Story. To understand Pearl Harbor you must know which Japanese were responsible and from the US side who was involved in Pearl Harbor.

Who was involved in Pearl Harbor from the United States of America

Admiral Husband Kimmel

General Walter C. Short

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt


Who was involved in Pearl Harbor from the Empire of Japan

Emperor Hirohito

Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto

Commander Mitsuo Fuchida

Vice Admiral Chuichi Nagumo


See the ships involved in Pearl Harbor

Our Pearl Harbor Heroes Section features the American heroes who lost their lives on December 7th.

Our growing list of Pearl Harbor Survivors and their stories can be found here.

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