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Looking for William Keahi Iaukea

VETERANS,Does anyone know William Keahi Iaukea on the Big Island or his familymember?  If so, could you please have them contact Garry from Australia (alphasix@boztek.com.au)who found William’s dog tags while in Vietnam during the Vietnam War.  

Jennifer

Faces Never Forgotten – Vietnam Veterans Memorial – Hawaiian Airlines Upcoming Article!

Its official… Hawaiian Airlines is writing an article for the Faces Never Forgotten ~ Vietnam Veterans Memorial for me.  Interview is tomorrow, it will come out in their Hana Hou Magazine April/May Issue. The magazine will be on every flight that Hawaiian flies for two months. I am sure it will bring in photos!!!  Iam over the top about this!  Aloha, Janna

PTSD RESOURCE LINK

RNtoBSN.org recently published a resource to help not only nurses, but anyone — family members, friends, co-workers — better understand and recognize PTSD. You can take a look here: http://www.rntobsn.org/resources/ptsd/.  It includes tools and information to empower education and career; and help non-healthcare workers understand more about PTSD.

The General’s Messenger (True Story)

June Morimatsu and Milton KaneshiroTHE GENERAL’S MESSENGERWritten by June MorimatsuDaughter of 442nd RCT veteran, Ralph Tomei of M CompanyWe graduated from Farrington High School in 1971, during the era of the war in Vietnam.  For some of the boys in our graduating class the future held the very real prospect of being drafted into the military.When my friend, Milton [...] Continue Reading…

Pakistan to execute 500 convicted terrorists

Pakistan to execute 500 convicted terrorists 
DEBKAfile December 22, 2014, 3:20 PM (IDT)

After the deadliest terror attack in Pakistan history -133 children and nine staff were massacred in a Peshawar school last week – Pakistan lifted the moratorium on the death penalty for terrorist crimes. Six Taliban terrorists have been hanged since Friday. Another 500 executions of formerly convicted terrorists are [...] Continue Reading…

Five Sinai Islamists killed in first encounter in Egypt’s Nile Delta

Five Sinai Islamists killed in first encounter in Egypt’s Nile Delta 
DEBKAfile December 22, 2014, 2:36 PM (IDT)

Egyptian police Sunday raided a farm in the Nile Delta province of Sharqiya northeast of Cairo, where a cell of the Ansar Bayt al-Magdis was discovered for the first time far from its Sinai base. Five were killed in a clash with the police, [...] Continue Reading…