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Shock, aftermath of Pearl Harbor attack laid out at US museum

NATICK, MASS: A telegram telling of the attack on Pearl Harbor and a West Point cadet's letter afterwards seeking advice from his father, General Dwight Eisenhower, are among exhibits at a US museum illustrating the shock and horror that catapulted the United States into World War Two. The attack on the US naval base in Hawaii on Dec. 7, 1941, 75 years ago on Wednesday, shook a country that had been so focused on the war in Europe that it had lost sight of the threat posed by Japan, said Kenneth Rendell, director of the…