The winds of war blow across Walton's Mountain in Season Seven of the beloved series. "Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy..." While an unflinching President Franklin Roosevelt responds to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States - and the Waltons - plunge into the chaos and heroism of World War II. John-Boy reports from London for Stars and Stripes. Mary Ellen nurses the war wounded. Jason, Ben and even Jim-Bob debate about enlisting. At the same time, John and Olivia expand their lumber business to aid in the war effort. But the personal events on Walton's Mountain are almost as dramatic...Still reeling from Grandpa's death, the family experiences the sorrow of losing another family member...and the surprise of gaining a new Walton.