Unknown But Not Unsung Hero From December 7th Finally Recognized

On December 7, 1941, Chief Boatswain’s Mate Joseph Leon George was serving on the repair ship, USS Vestal, which was moored inboard to the USS Arizona at Ford Island. The Continue Reading →

Upcoming Pearl Harbor Trip and Update on my Writing Journey

In December 2016, I made the trip to the island of Oahu in the state of Hawaii and participated in the Seventy-Fifth Commemoration of the Attack on Pearl Harbor by Continue Reading →

Johnson Family Chronicles – Now in Audio Format

Since I released The Johnson Family Chronicles: Changing Currents ~ Changing Tides in March, I have been working with Amazon and Audible to have quality audio version of the book produced. Continue Reading →

Reflections – Pearl Harbor 75 Years Later

Dateline: Pearl Harbor, Hawaii – December 7, 1941 – 7:48 am Hawaii Time – Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor Commences “Yesterday, December 7, 1941, a date which will live in Continue Reading →

The Blackened Canteen Ceremony – December 6, 2016

This year’s Blackened Canteen Ceremony was co-hosted by the National Park Service and the Pacific Aviation Museum and the NPS Chief Historian, Daniel Martinez oversaw the entire event of remembrance Continue Reading →