Memorial Day 2013 Ceremonies

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

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Sunday, May 26

9:30 a.m., Waialua Lions Club Memorial Day — Open to North Shore community members, veterans and families, Haleiwa Beach Park; call Charlyn Sales at 655-1699.

 

10 a.m., Waikiki World War I Natatorium Memorial Day Ceremony — Public ceremony. Lt. Gen Francis Wiercinski, commander, U.S.Army-Pacific, will represent active duty military personnel. Call 944-4070 or 258-5881.

 

10 a.m., Pacific American Foundation Roll Call of Honor — Public ceremony with a joint service color guard and an Air Force rifle salute and bugler, Punchbowl, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Call Robert Kahihikolo at 263-0081.

 

1 p.m., Boy Scout Good Turn Ceremony — Attendance limited to Boy Scouts and their families. Boy Scouts will place flags and lei on each grave at Punchbowl, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Call Autumn Winsett at 380-5432.

 

5 p.m., Vietnam Veterans Candlelight Ceremony — Public ceremony with a Marine band and rifle salute, and a Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally, Punchbowl, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Call Carswell Ross at 422-4000.

 

Monday, May 27

8:45 a.m., Mayor’s Memorial Day Ceremony — Largest public ceremony on Oahu. Mayor Caldwell will be keynote speaker with a joint service color guard, a Navy bugler, and an Air Force rifle salute and flyover, Punchbowl, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Call Gary Cabato at 768-3009.

 

10 a.m., Installation Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony — Keynote speaker with a single service color guard and a rifle salute, Schofield Barracks Post Cemetery. Call Ted Taijeron at 655-4259.

 

1 p.m., Governor’s Memorial Day Ceremony — Public ceremony; Gov. Abercrombie will be keynote speaker with a joint service color guard and rifle salute and an Air Force flyover, Kaneohe, Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery. Call Willie Hirokane at 233-3630.

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