Veterans Day 2013 in Anacortes … a memorable day with honors to all U.S. veterans and their families, and special acknowledgement to local WWII veterans. Thanks to the Port of Anacortes and other event sponsors!
I’ve always loved the U.S. Navy, especially the naval aviation community. So when I had the opportunity last week to visit the Pacific Aviation Museum in Honolulu, I jumped at it. Navy veteran Jim Shepherd made the day even more … Continue reading →
I had the opportunity to visit Pearl Harbor recently, including a “back view” tour by a gracious docent. This vantage point is from the Ford Island shoreline, near the site of the original memorial to the USS Arizona. According to … Continue reading →
Boston resident George Muksian gave me permission to post this photo, my favorite from shots I took on a recent visit to Oahu. This is Muksian’s grandson Marco, playing with a boat fashioned out of a leaf. In the shadow I … Continue reading →