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Was there a cover up when the truth was revealed? Kimmel at a hearing during the Congressional Pearl Harbor inquiry in A question of honor: After 59 years, military commanders may be exonerated of wrongdoing By William Brand For 59 years, the names of Adm.
Short have carried the stigma of two men who were either incompetent or simply in the wrong place at the wrong time and left way out of the loop. Just before 8 a. It is asking, by a joint resolution, that President Clinton exonerate the two men.
Florence Short pins the three stars of a lieutenant general on her husband Gen. A year later Short was forced to retire in disgrace. The key to the resolution is simple: Washington failed to warn Kimmel and Short that intercepted Japanese radio messages showed war was imminent.
The resolution asks Clinton to clear Kimmel and Short of any wrongdoing and to posthumously grant them promotions - promotions that were given to every other World War II flag officer upon retirement, but were denied Kimmel and Short.
Retired in disgrace, Short died in ; Kimmel in Both were refused courts martial - trials that would have given them a chance to clear their names. Relentless pleas What has brought this latest effort to restore the names and memories of Kimmel and Short to ones of respect is the relentless pleas of their families and investigations by the government and by historians.
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After approval, the resolution was included in the defense appropriations bill, which cleared Congress Oct. Clinton has already signed the appropriations bill, but still must sign an order concerning the Pearl Harbor commanders to put the Congressional resolution into effect.
Future uncertain So what are the chances of approval of the resolution this time? Perhaps a tossup at best. Fred Borsht served on the Pearl Harbor inquiry panel and retains his belief that Kimmel and Short should not be exonerated.
Opinions in the military notwithstanding, members of the Kimmel and Short families hope the resolution will be signed by Clinton. Short really died of a broken heart, and the fact that he could never clear his name haunted Kimmel, Stinnett said.
The documents indicate America did know an attack was coming. This is historical revisionism. For decades, revisionist historians have argued that Kimmel and Short were kept in the dark, because President Franklin D.
Roosevelt needed Japan to attack the United States to inflame Americans and force the country from its isolationist stance. It worked, the argument goes. America entered the war. The congressional resolution stops short of calling it a conspiracy.
There was a conspiracy to keep Kimmel and Short out of the intelligence circle and it extended as far as Roosevelt.
More thancopies have been printed. It will soon be published in Japanese, and a paperback version with a new epilogue, adding more documentation showing the attack was no surprise in Washington, is scheduled in the United States in a few months.
Kimmel by the Naval Historical Foundation. Kimmel said a committee is working hard to convince Clinton to sign the proclamation. But revisionists long have argued that the attack was anticipated in Washington.John Steinbeck The Pearl Plot Diagram The Pearl exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution EXPOSITION CONFLICT RISING ACTION The story.
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