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Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill Speak at the White House Tree Lighting 1941 (Listen)

Listen to Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill speak at the White House tree lighting ceremony on Christmas Eve 1941, just 17 days after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. Winston Churchill was visiting Washington, D.C. upon the US declaration of war on The Empire of Japan on the 8th December and on Germany on 11th of December.

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Read more about the White House tree lighting ceremony at the National Park Service.

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