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Kipahulu in Maui County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church

 
 
Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 7, 2008
1. Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church Marker
The marker is located on the front door of the church
Inscription. Kipahulu-Founded 1864-We welcome visitors to this historic, missionary church in Kipahulu. Out of respect for church members, relatives & descendants of those buried in the graveyard, we ask that you treat this religious site with reverence & care.
 
Location. 20° 39.084′ N, 156° 3.306′ W. Marker is in Kipahulu, Hawaii, in Maui County. Marker is on South Hana Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hana HI 96713, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Haleakala National Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Ranch Wall (approx. 13 miles away); Pa Ka'oao White Hill Trail (approx. 13.3 miles away); a different marker also named Haleakala National Park (approx. 13.4 miles away); Wind, Wave and Wings-Oodemas maulense- (approx. 14.5 miles away); Hawaiian Goose or Nene (Nay-Nay (approx. 14.5 miles away).
 
More about this marker. In the Church graveyard is buried Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Charles A. Lindbergh
 
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Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church - the altar inside the church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 7, 2008
2. Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church - the altar inside the church
Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-Charles A Lindbergh marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 7, 2008
3. Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-Charles A Lindbergh marker
Medal of Honor Citation Rank and organization: Captain, U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve Place and date: From New York City to Paris, France, 20-21 May 1927 Entered service at: Little Falls, Minn G.O. No.: 5, W.D., 1928; act of Congress 14 December 1927 Citation: For displaying heroic courage and skill as a navigator, at the risk of his life, by his nonstop flight in his airplane, the Spirit of St. Louis, from New York City to Paris, France, 20-21 May 1927, by which Capt. Lindbergh not only achieved the greatest individual triumph of any American citizen but demonstrated that travel across the ocean by aircraft was possible.
Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-distant photo of Lindbergh grave image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 7, 2008
4. Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-distant photo of Lindbergh grave
Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-other grave markers image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 7, 2008
5. Palapala Hoomau Congregational Church graveyard-other grave markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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