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Pearl Harbor (part 3): USS Missouri aka Mighty Mo

Oahu – Day 2 – Part 3

The USS Missouri also known as Mighty Mo, sits on Battleship row looking over the USS Arizona memorial. This Battleship bears a big a role in American history having been commissioned in multiple wars and was the site of the surrender of the Empire of Japan which ended World World II. 428 more words

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Pearl Harbor (part 1): Visitors Center

Oahu – Day 2 – Part 1

Pearl Harbor is not just any military base in the United States but a place to remember the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. 436 more words

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Participate in the 75th Anniversary Pearl Harbor Mass Band

Participation in the 75th Anniversary Pearl Harbor Mass Band is an opportunity to perform with bands from around the United States of America and Japan in a mass band concert commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 2016. 102 more words

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Battleship Missouri ceremony pays tribute to WWII's end

Sixty-nine years ago today, World War II came to an end aboard the USS Missouri.

At 9:02 a.m., General Douglas MacArthur brought representatives from 10 allied nations together aboard the “Mighty Mo” to witness Japan’s signing of the Instrument of Surrender. 230 more words

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