USS Arizona

USS Arizona

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A few photos from the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor.

Perhaps the most disheartening part of our time in Hawaii was the young member of the Naval staff reminding us before the trip out to the memorial that it is a burial site, and to be respectful. Because I’m sure the need for that reminder is because too many people had not acted accordingly. This despite the list of the fallen….

Names of the Arizona's Fallen

Or the fact that the ship is still leaking oil:

The USS Arizona is Still Leaking Oil

Approaching the Arizona Memorial

Flag Over the Arizona