American forces and civilians living in Honolulu, Hawaii were devastated when a shocking attack occurred on December 7th, 1941 from the Empire of Japan. Hundreds of Japanese fighter planes launched against the military base know as Pearl Harbor wrecking lives.
Sybil Ludington was a simple colonial women living just outside of New York in 1776 during the American Revolution in rural Dutchess county. She was the eldest child of commander Henry Ludington. Sybil’s father belonged to the Dutchess County militia.