All sites have resumed their normal operating hours. The Battleship Missouri Memorial is open Daily from 8 am to 4 pm. The Pacific Fleet Submarine Museum is open Daily from 7 am to 5 pm. The Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum is open Daily from 9 am to 5 pm.

Battleship USS Missouri

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11 June 1944: Commissioning Battleship U.S.S. Missouri

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Nov 17, 2019
The following content is taken from the Commissioning day program booklet:Placing the ship in commission: “This ceremony marks the transition from construction to induction into active service,...
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Midshipman History

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Nov 17, 2019
Image: US Naval Academy Midshipmen learn the technique of “holystoning” during their 1951 Summer training cruise aboard Missouri. The following is provided for reference, from the 2016 issue of Reef...
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USS Missouri Arriving...21 Years Ago

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Nov 17, 2019
Lest we forget…it was on June 21, 1998, 21 years ago, that our battleship Missouri finally arrived off of Diamond Head enroute to Pearl Harbor.
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USS Missouri Struck By a “Kamikaze” on April 11, 1945 During the Battle of Okinawa

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Nov 11, 2019
Image: A “bogey” is downed by anti-aircraft fire from the USS Missouri and other ships in the Task Group during the Battle of Okinawa, the last major battle of World War II.We may tend to think of...
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The Last Battleship Bugler

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Nov 10, 2019
The Following is an account of service aboard USS Missouri provided by former LCDR Richard Bergren, Officer in Charge (OIC) of the battleship’s Aviation Department during and after Operation Desert...
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They called them “RPV” Remotely Piloted Vehicles

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Nov 10, 2019
One of Missouri’s Remotely Piloted Vehicles (RPV) launches from the fantail The following is an account of service by LDCR Richard Bergren, former Officer in Charge (OIC) of Missouri’s Aviation...
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Tepper’s Legacy

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Nov 05, 2019
Saul Tepper was a native New Yorker, born on the Lower East Side, a Jewish immigrant's son. He started young, worked hard, and went to school nights, owning his own art studio at 19, becoming a...