Category: Hawaii

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Road to War, WWII, Pacific, Exhibit, part 03

Zo038. One of several images of the Road to War Exhibit at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center which is part of the Pearl Harbor National Memorial. This part #3 album has 33 images. Subjects are the Pacific Fleet, Road to War Exhibit at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, Pearl Harbor National Memorial, Road to War-WWII-Pacific, […]

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Road to War, WWII, Pacific, Exhibit, part 02

Ze951. One of several images of the Road to War Exhibit at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center which is part of the Pearl Harbor National Memorial. This part #2 album has 41 images. Subjects are the USA in the 1930s, breaking the Japanese Code, exhibit in the Pearl Harbor National Memorial, the purple machine, about […]

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Road to War, WWII, Pacific, Exhibit, part 01

Ue926. A New Home for the Pacific Fleet. In an effort to deter Japanese aggression the U.S. Pacific Fleet is moved from the U.S. west coast to Hawaii in the spring of 1940. ————————————————————————- Part 01! Images of the Road to War Exhibit at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center which is part of the Pearl […]

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The USS Arizona Memorial at the Pearl Harbor National Memorial 2020-01-19.

Ze892. 200119a Pearl Harbor National Memorial 01. Entrance ————————————————— These pictures were shot on the 19th Jan. 2020 and are uploaded here in high resolution into this Facebook album. The memorial is free and the visit is all nicely organized but you should educate yourself with this URL, click here or copy and paste: https://www.nps.gov/valr/planyourvisit/fees.htm […]

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Pearl Harbor History!

Ze883. This is a commemoration plaque of the ex-Pearl Harbor Coaling Station. This picture was shot on the 24th Dec. 2019 and is uploaded here in high resolution in the Flickr album below. ——————————————————- Walked around Pearl Harbor on the 24th Dec. 2019 and took these 8 pictures and uploaded them to this existing Flickr […]

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USS Monterey BM-6 was part of the Philippine-American War

Ze694. The USS Monterey at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, circa 1896. The USS Camanche is visible in the background. This picture is from this Wikipedia’s URL, click here or copy and paste it: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Monterey_(BM-6) ================================== This war is often called in old records: Philippine Insurrection. This is from this Wikipedia’s URL, click here or copy […]

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USS Utah BB-31 and its Memorial

Ze662. This is a WW One picture of the USS Utah BB-31 from Wikipedia. This is the URL, click here or copy and paste it: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Utah_(BB-31) ————————————————– The USS Utah BB-31 was ones a proud ship but is resting now at Ford Island in Pearl Harbor as a War Grave Site and WWII Memorial. On […]

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USS Oklahoma BB-37 Memorial

——————————————- Ze650. This is the USS Oklahoma BB-37 Battle Ship Memorial on Ford Island in Pearl Harbor. When you stand at the gate of the USS Missouri Memorial you have this view of the USS Oklahoma Memorial. ——————————————- I read that the USS Oklahoma Memorial existed but I had no idea how it looked. On […]

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First Shots of WWII in the Pacific and a mini submarine sunk!

Ze626. This plaque Commemorates the USS Ward firing the first shot on the 7th Dec. 1941 and sinking an Imperial Japanese Mini Submarine. It is located at Bishop Point, at the entrance of Pearl Harbor. ————————————————————— On the 7th Oct. 2019 I visited the Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit One (MDSU-1) at Bishop Point, located […]

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Disabled American Veterans Park (DAV) in Honolulu in 2019

Disabled American Veterans Park (DAV) in Honolulu in 2019 Ze594. This is a view of the Keehe Lagoon Beach Park from the elevated H1 Highway. The DAV Park is part of it and is left or east of it. ———————————— This album also has some shot from the Keehe Lagoon Beach Park and some scenic […]

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