These are a series of photographs of a diorama centered around Ford Island of Pearl Harbor, although it does features in the harbor.
|Photograph #1: 1010 Dock across to Ford Island-CV-6 at F-2 This image depicts 1010 Pier on the bottom and the eastside of Ford Island on the top. Note a destroyer and the USS Helena, USS Oglala are berthed at 1010 pier. The USS Vestal and USS Enterprise are berthed at Ford Island.|
|Photograph #2: Aerial view of Ford
Island The ship in the foreground (Berth F-1) is a 1/700
scratch-built USS Argonne.
Berthed at F-3 is the USS California
(1/700 USS Arizona from
MiniHobbyModels) and USS Vestal
|Photograph #3: CV-6 Enterprise at
Dock #10. USS Vestal
(scratch-built) berthed at F-1, USS
Enterprise (Tamiya) berthed at F-2, USS
California (MiniHobbyModels) berthed at F-3 and USS
Neosho (scratch-built) berthed at F-4.
|Photograph #4: Port Bow Aerial - BB
Pennsylvania in Dry-dock #1-5. USS
Pennsylvania (USS Arizona
kit from MinihobbyModels) and the destroyers Downes
(left) and Cassin (right) in
Dry-dock #1. Both destroyers are scratch-built.
|Photograph #5: Descent Into Infamy.
Battleship Row is depicted in the early moments of the torpedo attack on
December 7, just prior to the first torpedo detonations. The battleships
West Virginia, Tennessee
are 1/700 scale MinihobbyModels modified with cage masts from Tom's
Modelworks. The battleships Oklahoma,
Arizona, and Nevada
are from 1/720 scale Revell kits. USS
Vestal and USS Neosho
are scratch- built. The two Japanese Kates visible above Ford Island are
1/700 Kate from Fujima Sea Wave Models.