A Pearl Harbor veteran tells his harrowing story of survival

Mickey Ganitch, a U.S. sailor stationed at Pearl Harbor, was gearing up for a football game on December 7, 1941, when enemy planes appeared in the sky. He recounts the rest of that horrific day and how he narrowly survived. (2:32)

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