San Pedro honors America's fallen aboard the USS Iowa
A commemoration ceremony took place on the ship's fantail around noon to a packed crowd with local politicians presenting the Battleship Iowa with a certificate of recognition as well as honoring and giving thanks to all veterans on this special holiday.
UNESCO faces Japan’s legacy of forced labor in heritage bid
Perhaps the most exciting site for such enthusiasts is Hashima, better known as Gunkanjima (Battleship Island), off Nagasaki Prefecture. Its eerie, large, decaying concrete structures attract many trespassers. The island was declared off limits due to ...
Memorial Day Observance at the Battleship North Carolina
Born on the heels of sister publication Wrightsville Beach Magazine — to fill a void in local community news reporting — Lumina News has been informing and educating New Hanover County through outstanding journalism and photography since May 2002.
Fallen honored at Battleship Cove
This Memorial Day hundreds gathered aboard the USS Massachusetts in Fall River to pay tribute to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. "To me it is a day to honor those who didn't make it. Those who gave their life for the country, for the people,” said ...