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 Ask A Mortician

Ask A Mortician

Mortician in Los Angeles. You got death questions, we got death answers. Mortality + Culture.


The DAY would live in infamy, but what happened to the bodies of the thousands killed? Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! MY BOOKS on the funeral industry and death around the world (hardcover, ebook, or audiobook): Order in the UK: Co-Op Funeral Home in Seattle: Undertaking LA: WHERE ELSE YOU CAN FIND ME Website: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: CREDITS Mortician: Caitlin Doughty Writing & Research: Louise Hung (@LouiseHung1) Editor & Graphics: Landis Blair (@landisblair) LEARN MORE “After 74 years, bones from Pearl Harbor tomb ship may be identified” “Military IDs 100 killed on USS Oklahoma in Pearl Harbor” “Pearl Harbor: 16 Days to Die – Three Sailors Trapped in the USS West Virginia” “Explore 8 Hidden Pearl Harbor memorials at this ‘sacred place’” “After 75 years, remains of 5 USS Oklahoma sailors are identified” National Park Service “Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75 Years” American Journal of Nursing, Volume 116. Dec 1, 2016 “Pearl Harbor survivor’s remains entombed inside USS Arizona” “How many died in the USS Utah? “The underwater archaeology of the attack on Pearl Harbor”