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Kailua in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

Pohakuloa Amtrac Memorial

 
 
Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sgt Daniel P Irick USMC, December 4, 2017
1. Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker
Inscription. “It will all happen in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye. When the last trumpet is blown. When this happens, then at last this scripture will come true- Death is swallowed up in Victory.”
I Corinthians 15:52 and 54

This plaque is most respectfully dedicated in memory of those Marines of First Platoon D Company, Third Amtrac Battalion who lost their lives at Pohakuloa Training Area June 24, 1976.

Cpl Lonnie L. Thomas
L/Cpl Thomas J. Stramat
L/Cpl Frank Anderson Jr.
L/Cpl Charlie N. Mann
 
Location. 21° 26.268′ N, 157° 45.403′ W. Marker is in Kailua, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker is on G Street (Intrastate H 3 ), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the secured Marine Corps Base Hawaii. Marker is in this post office area: Kailua HI 96734, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. He Ho’Omana’o (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Soaring Museum (approx. 5.4 miles away); Battle of Nu’uanu – Uniting the Islands (approx. 5.4 miles away); Pali Road – From Trail to Highway

Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
2. Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker
full view of plaque on side of Amtrac
(approx. 5.4 miles away); Pali Road (approx. 5.4 miles away); The Honolulu Memorial at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (approx. 10.4 miles away); Wolphin Kekaimalu (approx. 10˝ miles away); Father Damien (approx. 11.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Pete's Story. (Submitted on December 29, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Disasters
 
Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sgt Daniel P Irick USMC, December 4, 2017
3. Pohakuloa Amtrac Memoria Marker
Pohakuloa Amtrac Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sgt Daniel P Irick USMC, December 4, 2017
4. Pohakuloa Amtrac Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 28, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 28, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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