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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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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of Veterans’ Services DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL ARTHUR J. LOGAN ADJUTANT GENERAL RONALD P. HAN JR. DIRECTOR MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release                                                                                                           June 27, 2016   Governor’s Proclamation Designating June 27, 2016 as “Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Day” WHEN:            Monday, June 27, 2016 WHAT:            Governor’s Proclamation and Informational ...
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MEDIA RELEASE #2015-012 For Immediate Release   50th Anniversary of Vietnam Commemorative Committee Building Veterans Database Honolulu, Hawaii- Hawaii’s 50th Anniversary of Vietnam Commemorative Committee is compiling a database of Hawaii-based Vietnam-era veterans.   The committee is leading the state’s efforts to honor the service and sacrifice of Vietnam-era veterans, from 2015 through 2017. There are ...
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Hawaii Women Veterans Conference Sat. Nov. 14, 2015 0800-1630 Free to Attend – Business Skills workshops – Start Home Business – VA Benefits & Resources… – Health & Wellness Don’t forget to register.

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release                                                                                                           Nov. 5, 2015 Governor’s Veterans Day Ceremony at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery WHEN:            Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 1:00 p.m. WHAT:            Governor’s Veterans Day Ceremony WHO:              Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui; State Adjutant General, Major General Arthur J. Logan; Congressional Leaders; State and City Government Officials; Consul Generals; U.S. Military ...
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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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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of Veteran Services NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR MG DARRYLL D.M. WONG ADJUTANT GENERAL RONALD P. HAN JR. DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 5, 2014 Governor’s Veterans Day Ceremony at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery Honolulu — Under the auspices of the Office of Veteran Services, a division of the State of Hawaii Department ...
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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2014 FREE SCREENING OF AWARD WINNING FILM ‘FORT BLISS’, THURSDAY, OCT 16, 7PM AT CONSOLIDATED THEATRES MILILANI 14 HIFF CORDIALLY INVITES MILITARY AUDIENCES TO ATTEND. PRODUCER JOHN SULLIVAN IN ATTENDANCE FOR Q&A HONOLULU – The Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) presented by Halekulani proudly presents a free screening of ...
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR MAJ. GEN. DARRYLL D.M. WONG DIRECTOR MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release          July 16, 2014 #2014-0014               New Survey to Assess Needs of Hawaii’s Women Veterans HONOLULU — A survey addressing the unique needs of women veterans has been launched ...
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