Tag: Memorial Day

Oahu observes Memorial Day throughout weekend

Oahu observes Memorial Day throughout weekend

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The following events will honor service members and civilians who gave their lives for our country in current and past conflicts. The public is invited to these events.

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50,000 to attend lantern-floating memorial ceremony

50,000 to attend lantern-floating memorial ceremony

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The largest Memorial Day observance in the United States happens on the beach with the Lantern Floating Hawaii 2017 ceremony, officiated by Shinnyo-en, an international Buddhist community with Japanese roots, and presented by its locally based social-contributing arm, Na Lei Aloha Foundation.

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Veteran remembers fallen comrades in Iraq

Veteran remembers fallen comrades in Iraq

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

This Memorial Day, May 29, Americans will remember U.S. service members who died while serving their country.

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Vietnam veterans to be honored Memorial Day

Vietnam veterans to be honored Memorial Day

| May 19, 2017 | 2 Comments

In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, a special collaborative Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl, or Pūowaina in Hawaiian.

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Anyone can ‘sew a lei’ for Memorial Day

Anyone can ‘sew a lei’ for Memorial Day

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Every year leading up to Memorial Day, the Department of Parks and Recreation, City and County of Honolulu, and the Department of Education sponsors the “Sew a Lei” project.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

| April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Send official announcements for Soldiers and civilians employees to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, began a successful year as companies assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Inf. Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” loaded up a U.S. Army logistics support vessel for an exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), on the island of Hawaii, in January.

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Small KMC community shows big heart on Memorial Day

Small KMC community shows big heart on Memorial Day

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

The small, tight-knit community, here, in Volcano National Park, commemorated Memorial Day with an emotional ceremony that paid homage to those who died in service to the country, Monday.

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Memorial Day pays homage to the fallen

Memorial Day pays homage to the fallen

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reminders of American’s long history of sacrifice echoed throughout the nation, Monday.

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‘Broncos,’ seniors make Memorial Day a lei day

‘Broncos,’ seniors make Memorial Day a lei day

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Bronco” Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, worked alongside seniors from the Wahiawa Rainbow Seniors club to produce lei at the Wahiawa District Park, here, May 27.

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