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Elvis Presley fans demand recognition for The King at USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor

Elvis Presley fans have a hard time understanding why the visitor center at Pearl Harbor does not recognize Elvis for his contributions to help getting the USS Arizona Memorial built. 651 more words

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A Day at Pearl Harbour

Holiday in Hawaii #19

On a sunny day the vast expanse of blue water that is Pearl Harbour is calm and peaceful. This tranquil scene belies the harbour’s history as the site of the air attack in the Pacific that brought the United States of America into World War II. 275 more words

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General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Air Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson for appointment to the rank of general and for assignment as commander, … 51 more words

Department Of Defense

USS Arizona Memorial to undergo dock replacement

For two weeks in June, visitors will not be able to step onto the USS Arizona Memorial.

The memorial’s dock will be dismantled, removed, and replaced from June 13-26. 239 more words

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Boats to USS Arizona Memorial canceled due to windy conditions

High winds prompted the National Park Service to cancel boats to the USS Arizona Memorial Thursday.

The Pearl Harbor Visitor Center and its partner sites remain open. 93 more words

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General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Air Force announced the following assignments:

Brig. Gen. Brian M. Killough, who has been selected to the grade of major general, from deputy chief, Office of Security Cooperation – Iraq, … 122 more words

Department Of Defense

Second day in Honolulu.

We were up and the whole tour group loaded on a bus and headed out for our first day of touring around the islands. Our first stop was the Punch Bowl Cemetery, which is a Military cemetery located down in a volcano in Honolulu.  217 more words

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