German war communique from Georing to Emperor Hirohito 1941:- Congratulations on the succesful attack on Pearl Harbour two days ago. It demonstrated Courage,tenacity and the sheer bravery of the Japanese fighting man. The planning was meticulous and superbly carried out. You have our total respect as a nation. However... May I remind you that in our original communique requesting your assistance the target in question was POOLE HARBOUR !!!!!