The USS Missouri, the ship on which the Japanese surrendered to end World War II, towers over the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. Visitors to the memorial can look into the water and see outlines of the bulkheads of the sunken ship.
The USS Missouri, the ship on which the Japanese surrendered to end World War II, towers over the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. Visitors to the memorial can look into the water and see outlines of the bulkheads of the sunken ship. Eric Gay Associated Press file
The USS Missouri, the ship on which the Japanese surrendered to end World War II, towers over the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. Visitors to the memorial can look into the water and see outlines of the bulkheads of the sunken ship. Eric Gay Associated Press file
Jack Ohman

Jack Ohman

Editorial cartoonist, writer and Joe King’s alter ego

Tangible reminders of Pearl Harbor

December 06, 2014 03:00 PM

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Jack Ohman joined The Sacramento Bee in 2013. He previously worked at the Oregonian, the Detroit Free Press and the Columbus Dispatch. His work is syndicated by The Washington Post Writers Group. Jack won the Pulitzer Prize in 2016 and was a Pulitzer finalist in 2012. He has won the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, the Scripps Foundation Award, the national SPJ Award, and was the finalist for the Herblock Prize in 2013. Contact Jack at johman@sacbee.com. Twitter: @JACKOHMAN.