Tuesday Feb 18
Rep. Norton introduces bill to create National Historical Park
A ring of 19th-century fortifications surrounding the District of Columbia may have the opportunity to become a national historical park, if a bill referred to the House Natural Resources Committee early this month is referred to the House for a vote.
The Huffington Post
Veterans Day Ceremony for Japanese-American Soldiers of World War II
The USS Missouri Memorial Association's annual Veterans Day sunset ceremony at Pearl Harbor will honor the 70th anniversary of the Nisei Veterans of World War II.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Gen. James Hirai, deputy director of the Asia-Pacific Center for Strategic Studies at Fort DeRussy, will be the keynote speaker at the Oahu AJA Veterans Council's eighth annual Joint Memorial Service, which will be held Sunday at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
Stars and Stripes
Hawaii soldiers' fathers press for memorial
As two more of the nation's wars begin to fade from the forefront of American consciousness, two fathers who lost their sons in Iraq and AfA ghaniA stan hope it won't be the same for their sons' sacrifices.