Lee Embree Photo

Lee Embree

Born: Jul 9, 1915

Death: Jan 24, 2008

Birthplace: Iowa

Profession: Photographer

Nationality: United States

Lee Embree

Date of Birth : Jul 9, 1915
Date of Death : Jan 24, 2008
Birth Place : Iowa

Lee Embree was an American Army staff sergeant and photographer who took the first air-to-air photographs of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Embree took the pictures of the attack from on board an Army Air Corps B-17 which he happened to be flying on from California to Hawaii on December 7, 1941 as the Japanese attacked the Pacific Fleet stationed at Pearl Harbor.

Profession


  • Photographer
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