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In partnership with the Hawaii WWI Centennial Task Force, this year’s Oahu Veterans Day Ceremony will take place at the War Memorial Natatorium in Waikiki to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ending of WWI.  This year’s event mirrors similar events across the nation under the auspices of the World War One Centennial Commission.  The ...
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The Congressional Gold Medal was awarded for the bravery and sacrifice of Filipino Veterans for their actions in WWII.  If you know a Filipino or Filipino-American World War II veteran, please complete the attached application, provide supporting document(s) such as DD-214 discharge paperwork for the veteran, and send it to FilVetRep Region 11 via email ...
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Hawaii WWI Centennial

Posted on Sep 29, 2017 in Main

The Centennial Restoring Pride in Hawaii’s WWI History WWI Sponsor Brief

Veterans and the public and across the University of Hawaiʻi’s 10 campuses are invited to attend the University of Hawaiʻi’s annual Veterans Conference on April 27, 2015,8 a.m.–4 p.m. at the UH Mānoa Campus Center Ballroom. Registration is free. This year’s conference entitled Boots to Books will focus on transitioning from the military to college. ...
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The ultimate purpose of Hawaii’s war memorials is to honor those who made the supreme sacrifice in defense of our country’s freedom. The goal of the Hawaii State-County Veterans’ Cemetery system is to provide final resting place for veterans and their eligible family members. The report includes ratings for each of the eight State veteran ...
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