USS Arizona Memorial

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USS Arizona Memorial

Address:1 Arizona Memorial Pl
Honolulu, HI 96818

Phone:808-422-0561
Fax:808-483-8608
Web: www.nps.gov/usar/
Size: 10.5 acres.
Established: Established on September 9, 1980.
Location:On the shoreline overlooking Pearl Harbor directly off HI 99 (Kamehameha Highway) on the island of Oahu, Hawaii.
Facilities:Rest rooms (é), restaurant/snacks, visitor center (é), museum/exhibit.
Activities:Guided tour.
Special Features:This 184-foot-long floating memorial marks the spot where the USS Arizona was sunk in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, during the Japanese attack. The memorial structure, spanning the mid-portion of the sunken battleship, consists of three main sections: the entry and assembly rooms; a central area designed for ceremonies and general observation; and the shrine room, where the names of those 1,177 crewmen killed on the USS Arizona are engraved on the marble wall.

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Years later when I visited the Arizona Memorial, I learned more about the 'date which will live in infamy.
The USS Arizona Memorial marks the resting place of many of the sailors who were killed on the battleship during the attack.
Annual ceremony of reconciliation at the USS Arizona Memorial in tribute to the casualties of the 1941 Pearl Harbor attack.
Later, he was to visit Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona memorial for the U.
Trump's one-day stay in Honolulu includes visits to military officials at Pacific Command, a tour of Pearl Harbour and a wreath ceremony at the Arizona memorial, the report said.
On November 3, Trump will visit Hawaii and receive a briefing from the US Pacific Command, and visit Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial, the announcement said.
Caption: On December 7, 1991, General Powell, then Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, salutes during Sunset Ceremony for Pearl Harbor survivors at Arizona Memorial Visitors Center (DOD/Gloria Montgomery)
Jim said he is keen to visit the USS Arizona Memorial in Hawaii, which is dedicated to those killed in the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbour in 1941.
Other WWII historic sites visited included the USS Bowfin, USS Missouri, USS Arizona Memorial, and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Vice President Pence will meet with senior leadership from the Pacific Command and pay honor to those who fought and perished during the attack on Pearl Harbor by visiting the USS Arizona Memorial.
Mike Skowronski (above left) pilots a remotely operated vehicle into the remains of the battleship Arizona at the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, as Evan Kovacs and Maryann Morin (right) of the Advanced Imaging & Visualization Lab (AIVL) at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution watch imagery streaming back to the surface.
His historical recollections have been recorded by the United States Department of the Interior and are part of the permanent record in the USS Arizona Memorial in Hawaii.

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