Councilman King Salutes Veterans from U.S. Battleship

Councilman King (c) met with military veterans and officers taking part in the 2015 Veterans Day Sunset Ceremony, on board the Fantail, Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor.
Photo courtesy of Councilman Andy King’s Office

This past Wednesday, November 11, Councilman Andy King saluted our nation’s veterans in this year’s Veterans Day Sunset Ceremony on board the Fantail Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor. The event included a special tribute to Vietnam War veterans in recognition of the war’s conclusion 40 years ago. This historic rememberance featured keynote speaker, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii and guest speaker, Captain Gerald ‘Jerry’ Coffee, retired United States Navy Vietnam War veteran and former prisoner of war.

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