In observing a moment of silence for those who lost their lives in the attack on Pearl Harbor Dec. 7, 1941, I began looking for myths and facts related to several of the ships in harbor that fateful day. From that this week’s trivia was born:

1. A bomb falling down the stack and detonating the boilers sank the USS Arizona.

True

False

2. The USS Utah is still commissioned.

True

False

3. All of the 14″ guns were removed from the USS Arizona for use in coastal batteries.

True

False