The War Premier
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii – Free and open to the public, the National Park Service, PBS Hawaii and the Arizona Memorial Museum Association will present a VIP premiere of the Ken Burns documentary, The War. The screening takes place at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 8, 2007, at the USS Arizona Memorial Visitor Center. It will feature highlights of the upcoming full length 7-part series that airs on PBS beginning September 23, at 8:00 p.m.
The evening will conclude with a thought provoking discussion led by Memorial Historian, Daniel Martinez. Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to 808-973-1187. Due to security concerns, bags are not allowed. Free parking on site.
Did You Know?
The Japanese aerial bomb that struck the forward section of the USS Arizona ignited the forward magazine causing a catastrophic explosion that sunk the battleship in nine minutes.