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Tora, Tora, Tora. what is the origin of this phrase?

Asked by Gaurav Kapoor, 13 Sep '08 05:44 pm
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This was a signal used by pilot Mitsuo Fuchida, who was leading the Japanese assault on Pearl Harbour, to indicate the beginning of the attack. In fact, there was a movie named Tora, Tora, Tora, on this same subject too, in the 70s.
Answered by Manisha Mehra, 13 Sep '08 05:45 pm

 
  
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Tora! Tora! Tora! is a 1970 American-Japanese film that dramatizes the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Answered by JAYANTILAL PATEL, 13 Sep '08 05:54 pm

 
  
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The code name for attack used by the Japanese Imperial Navy during their attack on Pearl Harbor. Tora means tiger in japanese.
Answered by rajneesh Rediff, 13 Sep '08 05:50 pm

 
  
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