A BOB HOPE STYLE
Anniversary ~ 50th Vietnam War Commemoration
DUE TO THE OVERWHELMING RESPONSE, THE EVENT HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY AND IS CLOSED
Please join us May 25th, 2017 for “Welcome Home” banquet and USO style evening at
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
located on Historic Ford Island.
Emcee David Price, NBC journalist, will help us recreate and honor the Bob Hope legacy of keeping the spirits of our troops flying high. With star-studded USO historic videos showcasing Hollywood celebrities and entertainers and a special performance by Tony Orlando.
It will be a special night of evening events beginning at 4:00 pm with a reception and viewing of 14 Vietnam-era aircraft on the apron fronting historic Hangar 79.
The Welcome Home Dinner is one of several events planned throughout the week of May 22 – 29th. In accordance with the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act and the direction of the Secretary of Defense, Hawaii hopes to thank and honor our Vietnam Veterans and their families, and remind us all of the solemnity of war and the losses suffered by many.
Please follow the above link "Support Opportunities" or "Reservations" to register online. This event is Casual Dress Code.
~Please be advised for those needing base access authorization, reservations and required guest information must be submitted no later than May 15th, 2017.
Ford Island is a Military Installation and as such requires Military Identification to enter the base. If you do not have Military Identification please be prepared to provide your Full Name, Date of Birth, and last four digits of your SSN # for yourself and each guest not possessing Military Identification or notify Carol Greene at 808-441-1006 / Email: Carol.Greene@PacificAviationMuseum.org.
The mission of Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor is to develop and maintain an internationally recognized aviation museum on Ford Island that educates young and old alike, honors aviators and their support personnel who defended freedom in the Pacific Region and to preserve Pacific aviation history.