Tag: National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl

Veterans Day Events

Veterans Day Events

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The national holiday will be observed Friday, Nov. 11.

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Honolulu District awards $220.4 million in FY16 contracts

Honolulu District awards $220.4 million in FY16 contracts

| October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District recently completed a very successful Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16) during which 520 contract actions were awarded totaling $220,443,332, including $127.2 million for small business.

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Memorial Day 2016 ceremonies listed

Memorial Day 2016 ceremonies listed

| May 27, 2016 | 2 Comments

Find out about Memorial Day 2016 events on Oahu.

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Memorial Day Ceremonies

Memorial Day Ceremonies

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The following events are happening on Oahu in observance of Memorial Day.

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Chance encounter brings closure to family after 70 years

Chance encounter brings closure to family after 70 years

| May 13, 2016 | 1 Comment

A chance encounter with the U.S. Army-Pacific personnel section helped the family of B-29 Superfortress flight engineer 1st Lt. Donald Alexander finally receive closure – 71 years after the crew ditched in the Pacific following a bombing mission over Japan, Jan. 27, 1945.

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Bringing home the final USS Oklahoma fallen

Bringing home the final USS Oklahoma fallen

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nearly 74 years later, the possibility of giving a name to the 388 unidentified heroes of the historical battleship is closer to becoming a reality, thanks to joint efforts.

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Veterans Day 2015 ceremonies announced

Veterans Day 2015 ceremonies announced

| November 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since 1919, Americans have paused to remember the service and sacrifice of the men and women who have and who continue to serve our country.

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Fallen remembered during ‘Gold Star Mothers and Families Day’

Fallen remembered during ‘Gold Star Mothers and Families Day’

| October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of family members and friends of fallen military service men and women gathered at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, or Punchbowl, Sunday, to remember their loved ones during “Gold Star Mother & Gold Star Family Day.”

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Memorial Day Ceremonies

Memorial Day Ceremonies

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Events for 2015 Memorial Day commemorations

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ANZAC DAY

ANZAC DAY

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

ANZAC Day began as a way to honor those in the Australia-New Zealand Army Corps who died 100 years ago in World War I at the 1915 battle for Gallipoli, Turkey …

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