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World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member SharynG
N 21° 21.590 W 157° 56.160
4Q E 610317 N 2362344
Quick Description: The entrance to the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument (formerly known as the USS Arizona Monument).
Location: Hawaii, United States
Date Posted: 4/11/2012 5:21:15 PM
Waymark Code: WME709
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 3l diesel
Views: 9

Long Description:
The entrance to the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument (formerly known as the USS Arizona Monument) which encompasses the USS Arizona Monument, the USS Bowfin Submarine and the USS Missouri Battleship, although you cannot get to the USS Missouri from this location.

Did You Know? Although the USS Arizona was stricken from the official register of U.S. naval vessels after the attack, on March 7, 1950, she was symbolically "re-commissioned" when a flagpole was erected on the ship. (from website)
Date of Dedication: 1/1/1962

Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: The Pearl Harbor Visitor Center is closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1. Timed programs to the USS Arizona Memorial begin at 8:00 a.m. and run through 3:00 p.m. daily.

Access times: From: 7:00 AM To: 5:00 AM

Website for Waymark: [Web Link]

Location of waymark:
Arizona Memorial Place
Island of O'ahu, Hawaii


Commemoration: To honor the men who died on the USS Arizona and the role the USS Missouri and the USS Bowfin played in World War II

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