He starred as Admiral Harriman Nelson in the television science-fiction drama Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea — He also portrayed Wilton Knight in the pilot episode of the TV series Knight Rider , and provided the narration that was heard during the opening credits throughout the entire series. One of his most notable film roles was the acrobat and clown known as "the Fool" in the acclaimed Italian film La Strada , directed by Federico Fellini. He portrayed a high priest in Kings of the Sun From to , Basehart played the lead role, Admiral Harriman Nelson, on Irwin Allen 's first foray into science-fiction television, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea. Basehart narrated a wide range of television and movie projects.
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This image released by Lionsgate shows Nick Jonas in a scene from "Midway. After a prologue of Japan threatening to attack America over a crippling oil embargo, Japanese planes bomb the U. Navy at Pearl Harbor on Dec. Turns out, the Japanese only sink the battleships, not the aircraft carriers, which are out to sea doing maneuvers.
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Even a guess can help you start finding clues in millions of draft cards, enlistment records, muster rolls and other historical military records. Since the beginning of the American Revolution, more than 43 million men and women have served in the U. In this some years of military heritage, more than , American lives have been lost and more than 1.
One of the opening battles of the conflict in the Pacific, Japanese troops commenced their attack on the British colony the same morning as their attack on the US Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. Though badly outnumbered, the British garrison mounted a tenacious defense but were soon forced from the mainland. Pursued by the Japanese, the defenders were ultimately overwhelmed.