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Snapshots

  1. Cute matching old couple

    Snapshot Title: Cute matching old couple
    Taken by: CaptainCOOP06

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Honey wait!



  2. Woman

    Snapshot Title: Woman
    Taken by: angela kinser

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Who is this?



  3. Quote

    Snapshot Title: Quote
    Taken by: angela kinser

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Quote



  4. Cemetery

    Snapshot Title: Cemetery
    Taken by: angela kinser

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Memorial Garden



  5. Cemetery

    Snapshot Title: Cemetery
    Taken by: angela kinser

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Memorial Garden



  6. flag

    Snapshot Title: flag
    Taken by: Ryan Hoffman

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    a picture of the flag



  7. Right Wing of Punchbowl Memorial Building

    Snapshot Title: Right Wing of Punchbowl Memorial Building
    Taken by: Hunter

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Behind the pillars of this wing and the left wing of the memorial building are maps and information regarding all the major World War II campaigns in the Pacific arena such as Saipan, Tarawa, Coral Se...



  8. Punchbowl Memorial Front Lanai/Terrace

    Snapshot Title: Punchbowl Memorial Front Lanai/Terrace
    Taken by: Hunter

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    When funeral services are held in the building chapel for those have served in the military, the honor guard assembles here to blow Taps and to present the United States flag. MP



  9. Punchbowl

    Snapshot Title: Punchbowl
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    This area/ shape of this land was formed during a period of volcanic activity. This possible could have been between 75,00-100,00 years ago. It was in 1980's that a committe recommended that this are...



  10. Bivouac of the Dead

    Snapshot Title: Bivouac of the Dead
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    On the outside side of the right pillar the in a plaque with a poem by Theodore O'Hara.
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Bivouac of the Dead
    ------------------...



  11. Hours

    Snapshot Title: Hours
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Office Hours:
    Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Closed federal holidays except Memorial Day.

    Visitation Hours:
    The cemetery is open daily.
    Sept. 30 thru March 1, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m...



  12. Operation's in the Pacific

    Snapshot Title: Operation's in the Pacific
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Under the covering of each of the wings, maps depicting major operations in the pacific. Arrows show the direction the assaults were carried out, was well as by whom. In between the maps, relevent hi...



  13. Tourism

    Snapshot Title: Tourism
    Taken by: Jun Mooney

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific sees thousands of visitors per year.



  14. Memorial

    Snapshot Title: Memorial
    Taken by: Jun Mooney

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    The Memorial houses a small chapel.



  15. Graves

    Snapshot Title: Graves
    Taken by: Jun Mooney

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    This stretch of grass is lined with the graves of brave men and women who fought for the United States of America.



  16. Korea

    Snapshot Title: Korea
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Soldiers of the US Navy who died in the Korean War



  17. Wolrd War II

    Snapshot Title: Wolrd War II
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Soldiers of the US Navy who died in WW2



  18. World War II

    Snapshot Title: World War II
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Soldiers of the US army and Air Force who died in WW2



  19. American Flag

    Snapshot Title: American Flag
    Taken by: Hunter

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    The base of the flat stand has circular emblems representing each of the United States Armed Services, Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy.

    MP



  20. Mother

    Snapshot Title: Mother
    Taken by: Hunter

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    This statue represents a generic mother whose sons have sacrificied for their country. It is often termed the Lady Columbia, and is designed as the figurehead of a ship

    MP



  21. The Statue of the Lady Columbia

    Snapshot Title: The Statue of the Lady Columbia
    Taken by: Hawaii Pacific News

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    A close up of the details of the beautiful architectural mural.



  22. A quote

    Snapshot Title: A quote
    Taken by: Hawaii Pacific News

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    "The solemn pride, that must be yours, to have laid, so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom"



  23. View down the lawn...

    Snapshot Title: View down the lawn...
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    A grass field in front of the flag; part of a bus in front.



  24. Reading very important information on the wall...

    Snapshot Title: Reading very important information on the wall...
    Taken by: Kristin Axelsson

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    ...or trying to puch the wall away



  25. Watching the view...

    Snapshot Title: Watching the view...
    Taken by: Kristin Axelsson

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    ...having the feeling that someone is checking out my feet



  26. Nap time

    Snapshot Title: Nap time
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Its time to sleep.....



  27. In memory of the Dead

    Snapshot Title: In memory of the Dead
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Engraved names to honor the soldiers who lost their life in the war



  28. Illegal sitting on the grass...

    Snapshot Title: Illegal sitting on the grass...
    Taken by: Kristin Axelsson

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    ...at Punchbowl cemetary



  29. Diamond Head

    Snapshot Title: Diamond Head
    Taken by: julie Holme

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Diamond head crater in Honolulu



  30. Scandinavians Tanning

    Snapshot Title: Scandinavians Tanning
    Taken by: julie Holme

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    A norwegian and swedish girl tanning at punchbowl



  31. Julie Holme

    Snapshot Title: Julie Holme
    Taken by: julie Holme

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Tanning at Punchbowl



  32. Statue of Lady Columbia

    Snapshot Title: Statue of Lady Columbia
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Represents all grieving methods.

    THE SOLEMN PRIDE
    THAT MUST BE YOURS
    TO HAVE LAID
    SO COSTLY A SACRIFICE
    UPON THE ALTAR
    OF FREEDOM



  33. Infomation Sign for the memorial

    Snapshot Title: Infomation Sign for the memorial
    Taken by: David

    Image: Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Image Owner: Hawaii Pacific News



    Description:

    Placed at the top of the stairs which provide some overall information.