Sailor posthumously awarded Bronze Star

Story and photo by ET2 Jonathan Stremel Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Chief Boatswain’s Mate Joseph George was post-humously awarded the Bronze Star with Valor during a ceremony aboard the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7. The award was given in honor of the heroic efforts Chief George displayed in connection […]

Remembering Pearl Harbor

MC2 Somers Steelman Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Veterans, active duty service members and their families gathered at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to commemorate the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor during a commemoration ceremony, Dec. 7. The theme, “Rising to the Challenge,” highlights events in the days, weeks and […]

Commemorating the 76thanniversary of Pearl Harbor Rising To The Challenge

National Park Service On Thursday, Dec. 7, the National Park Service and the United States Navy will host the 76th Anniversary National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Commemoration Ceremony to honor and remember the 2,390 American casualties lost during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and on the island of Oahu, Dec. 7, 1941. The ceremony […]

Nimitz CSG, USS Coronado to visit Hawaii

Commander, 3rd Fleet and USS Coronado Public Affairs The Nimitz Strike Group (CSG 11) is scheduled to arrive in Pearl Harbor Nov. 25, following a six-month deployment to the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Steaming in with the group will be the littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) for a final […]

JBPHH to host MAKAHIKI celebration Nov. 18

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs The annual Makahiki at Kapuaikaula, known today as Hickam, will be celebrated at Hickam Harbor Beach at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 18. The Makahiki, or Thanksgiving festival, will feature ho‘okupu (gift) presentations, cultural demonstrations and ancient Makahiki games. The annual […]

Top Chefs spice up Joint Base

Story and photos by Shannon Haney NAVSUP FLC PH Public Affairs The annual “Top Chef” Culinary Competition was hosted by the Navy Food Management Team (NFMT) from Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Pearl Harbor at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Nov. 3. Six commands participated in the competition, which was designed […]