I lived in Mililani, Hawaii, which is on the island of O’ahu for 4 years. While I was living in Hawaii, it wasn’t until my mom came to visit me my second year there that I finally went to see the Arizona Memorial. 597 more words
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Of the 2,402 Americans killed during the 3 hour attack at Pearl Harbor, half were aboard the USS Arizona.
I really cannot write anything more poignant that what is presented in image below of the crew of the Carl Vinson arriving in Pearl Harbor back in 1999 as they were about to salute the crew of the Arizona. 51 more words
Oahu motorists are advised that Kalakaua Avenue will be shut down to traffic Friday evening due to a holiday parade.
The day after Thanksgiving, the Waikiki Holiday Parade, honoring Pearl Harbor survivors and American military is annually held in Waikiki the day after Thanksgiving. 116 more words
Several new reports are casting a shadow over Hawaii’s most visited tourist site.
Based on interviews with USS Arizona Memorial workers, reports posted by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility allege shoddy conditions and mismanagement at the historic park. 89 more words
If you’ve visited the USS Arizona Memorial recently, you may have noticed changes in ticket reservations.
Now, the National Park Service wants to know what you think. 409 more words