It was December 7, 1941. For many Americans the world was about to change and the date would remain fixed in the national consciousness.
At 7:48 a.m the Japanese airforce launched its surprise attack on the US Navy base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Within a few hours 2,402 US personnel were killed and 1,282 were wounded.
Ford Island NAS
The place that suffered the highest casualties was Ford Island Naval Air Station because of the battleship moorings surrounding the island.
This attack prompted the US to enter the Second World War.
Ford Island is now home to a number of residents and tourists are able to visit the island to tour the USS Missouri and the Pacific Aviation Museum.
From just after the war until now, these residents and tourists have reported strange things from the island.
Many have made reports of disembodied voices in their homes. Some report unexplained footsteps coming from empty rooms. Others have reported objects moving around and being stacked in corners.
Other phenomena include lights and appliances which turn on and off by themselves, ghostly apparitions and strange feelings of sadness and dread.
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