Tag: Killed in Action (KIA)

Gold Star PSAs to educate public on meaning

Gold Star PSAs to educate public on meaning

| February 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

“It’s heartbreaking to think that a mom wearing a gold star might have someone ask her, ‘What a beautiful pin. Where do I get one?’”

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Medal of Honor recipient’s remains return home

Medal of Honor recipient’s remains return home

| April 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

At the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu National Memorial of the Pacific, here, the name of a warrior whose bravery and sacrifice earned him a posthumous Medal of Honor is listed.

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Hawaii honors the fallen

Hawaii honors the fallen

| April 5, 2013 | 3 Comments

Marines, Airmen, Sailors and Soldiers could be seen entering the State Capitol building, here, with strong emotions across their faces.

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HI Legislature honors fallen war heroes

HI Legislature honors fallen war heroes

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Senate and Hawaii State House of Representatives held a special joint session in the Senate Chambers, here, Wednesday, to recognize military service members who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

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YIR: In Memoriam

YIR: In Memoriam

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Army in Hawaii remembers the following 25th Infantry Division “Tropic Lightning” Soldiers who gave the ultimate sacrifice in 2012.

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Tripler honors fallen behavioral health specialists

Tripler honors fallen behavioral health specialists

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center hosted a Wreath Laying Ceremony and Fallen Comrade Tribute at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, here, Oct. 29.

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DOD identifies Army casualties

DOD identifies Army casualties

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of Defense has announced the death of four Soldiers assigned to Company A, 2nd Battalion, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

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Vietnam opens sites to POW/MIA investigators

Vietnam opens sites to POW/MIA investigators

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Vietnamese government will open three areas to help resolve the fate of Americans missing in action from the Vietnam War, DOD officials said here, Tuesday.

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USAG-HI honors  those who served

USAG-HI honors those who served

| June 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

At 6 a.m., Monday, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts met here at the Post Cemetery to place U.S. flags and lei at the gravesites of the fallen in honor of Memorial Day.

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3rd BCT unveils memorial

3rd BCT unveils memorial

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Soldiers, friends and family of the “Bronco Brigade’s” fallen heroes gathered at F Quad, here, to honor those they lost during a ceremony to unveil the brigade’s recently erected memorial, May 10.

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