Pentagon wants to disinter 94 “unknown” remains from Punchbowl and entomb them in the USS Arizona.
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The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said it has talked with the Navy about disinterring 94 sailors from the famed battleship USS Arizona who are buried as “unknowns” at Punchbowl cemetery in Honolulu.
The Hokule‘a and Hikianalia voyaging canoes were expected to depart from Lahaina at around 11 p.m. tonight after more than a week’s delay due to dangerous conditions in the Alenuihaha Channel.