Tag: Sen. Mazie K. Hirono

New exhibit remembers internment at KMC

New exhibit remembers internment at KMC

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Sen. Mazie K. Hirono joined the superintendent of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Cindy Orlando, to dedicate a new exhibit recounting the internment of Japanese Americans at the Kilauea Military Camp (KMC) during World War II.

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Final phase of Big Island’s DKI Highway opens

Final phase of Big Island’s DKI Highway opens

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

The final phase of reconstruction on the east side of Saddle Road, now known as the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, opened Saturday following a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Veterans bestowed with France’s highest honor

Veterans bestowed with France’s highest honor

| September 28, 2017 | 8 Comments

The Honorary Consul of France, Guillaume Maman, bestowed three veterans with the highest award recognition France gives – the Legion D’Honneur – in a quiet ceremony, Sept. 21, at the Hawaii State Capitol, in the historic House Chamber.

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World War II Filipino veterans should register right away

World War II Filipino veterans should register right away

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Filipino World War II veterans and surviving family members are being urged to register, so they can receive long-overdue recognition of their service during the war in the Pacific.

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Veterans Day Events

Veterans Day Events

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The national holiday will be observed today, Nov. 11. The following events are happening in observance of Veterans Day.

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Sunset ceremony to honor veterans at Battleship Missouri

Sunset ceremony to honor veterans at Battleship Missouri

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day observances around the world will culminate with a special sunset ceremony held onboard the Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor.

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Leaders focus on women’s, family health in visit to TAMC

Leaders focus on women’s, family health in visit to TAMC

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Senator Mazie K. Hirono and Assistant Secretary of the Army for Manpower and Reserve Affairs Debra Wada toured Tripler Army Medical Center’s cancer clinic, maternity ward and neonatal intensive care unit, here, to learn more about the services offered to women service members and military families.

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Army, HECO break ground for new biodiesel power plant

Army, HECO break ground for new biodiesel power plant

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

With many hands digging in to make it a reality, senior Army leaders, government officials and Hawaiian Electric Company executives broke ground on the Schofield Generating Station project, Aug. 22.

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Woman veterans gather for first conference

Woman veterans gather for first conference

| November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 170 women veterans from across the state gathered at Tripler Army Medical Center, here, for the first Hawaii Women Veterans Conference, Nov. 14.

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Senator Hirono visits

Senator Hirono visits

| July 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

“The opportunities to witness firsthand the Tropic Lightning Academy’s Jungle Operation Training Center and engage with senior division leaders gave me a deeper appreciation of the specialized training provided to our soldiers in order for our Army to be regionally engaged and globally responsive.”

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