The Niihau Incident

On December 7th 1941, a Japanese pilot crash landed his bullet-punctured plane on the island of┬áNiihau, Hawaii’s “Forbidden Island,” a little-known place that few outsiders ever set foot on. In fact, the Japanese attackers had been instructed to make any necessary emergency landings on Niihau because they incorrectly believed the island to be deserted.No one […]