Tag: historical

Model 1905 field gun restored, still serving 3-7th FA

Model 1905 field gun restored, still serving 3-7th FA

| July 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Turning in a weapon of this caliber turned out to be a harder task than what was originally thought, according to Weaver.

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Battle of Gettysburg reaches 150th anniversary

Battle of Gettysburg reaches 150th anniversary

| July 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

In late June, 1863, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee led the 75,000 man Army of Northern Virginia into Pennsylvania.

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Weekend celebrations honor King Kamehameha I

Weekend celebrations honor King Kamehameha I

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Events leading to Tuesday’s official Kamehameha Day state holiday are underway this weekend in Honolulu.

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The past takes on a livelier look

The past takes on a livelier look

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Army Museum Hawaii celebrated Armed Forces Day with Living History Day at Battery Randolph, here, Saturday.

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Merrie Monarch Festival celebrates 50 years

Merrie Monarch Festival celebrates 50 years

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Native Hawaiians explain that hula is not simply a dance or a recreation, but a way of life.

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Residents remember Prince Kuhio

Residents remember Prince Kuhio

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Few individuals in Hawai‘i’s history have been as influential in the lives of contemporary Native Hawaiians as Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana‘ole.

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Re-enactors, museum breathe new life into history

Re-enactors, museum breathe new life into history

| October 23, 2012 | 2 Comments

The lawn of the Tropic Lightning Museum, here, was abuzz with activity, Saturday, as Soldiers, re-enactors, history buffs and volunteers brought history to life for the annual “Living History Day.”

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Living History Day to bring 25th ID’s past to life

Living History Day to bring 25th ID’s past to life

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Tropic Lightning Museum is gearing up to conduct an annual “Living History Day,” here, Saturday, Oct. 13, to commemorate the 25th Infantry Division’s Organization Day.

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Annual JPAC ceremony will honor POWs/MIAs

Annual JPAC ceremony will honor POWs/MIAs

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command, or JPAC, will honor former prisoners of war, or POWs, and fallen U.S. personnel who remain missing in action, or MIA, during a ceremony commemorating National POW/MIA Recognition Day, 10 a.m., Sept. 21, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu.

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Historic dates serve as bookends of war

Historic dates serve as bookends of war

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Where were you?” is the probing question of Alan Jackson’s country hit, “Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning on That September Day?”

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