Bracing for an attack on Washington after Pearl Harbor


Camille Whitcomb remembers how her parents prepared for a German attack on Washington D.C. the day the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor–home to the naval base where she had lived only months beforehand–covering all the windows in her home.

Storyteller: Camille Whitcomb

Date of Story: 7 December, 1941
Location of Story: Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Location: Bonita Springs, FL, U.S.A.
Date: 9 January, 2016