WWII Memorial Plaque InstallationPosted on Nov 12, 2021 in Events, News, News Release, Press Releases
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Office of Veterans’ Services
DAVID Y. IGE
MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA
RONALD P. HAN JR.
For Immediate Release November 11, 2021
WWII Memorial Plaque Installation
WHEN: Friday, November 12, 2021, 10:00AM
WHAT: WWII Memorial Plaque Installation
WHO: MG Kenneth S. Hara, Comptroller Curt Otaguro, invited WWII Veterans and their families representing all past and present WII Veterans, the State Advisory Board on Veterans Services, the National Association of Letter Carriers and the American Legion
The State Department of Defense in conjunction with the State Office of Veterans’ Services will honor and recognize the service and sacrifice of the service men and woman who made the ultimate sacrifice for our liberties and freedom during World War II.
The plaque is prominently located in Honolulu on King Street at Punchbowl Street near the statue of King Kamehameha and across the street from Iolan`i Palace.
Col (Ret) Ronald Han, USAF, Dir. State Office of Veterans’ Services will provide the welcome message followed by a prayer from American Legion Chaplain Michele Hauser. There will be 3 guest speakers, MG Kenneth S. Hara, Adjutant General, State of Hawai`i, Chief Master Sgt. (Ret) Bridget Komine, Chair, State Advisory Board on Veterans Services and Howard Komine, Representing the National Association of Letter Carriers.
Attached is the program from the event and photos of the event for your use. Photos provided by the Office of Veterans’ Services.
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