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The second Pearl Harbor Colors ceremony is scheduled for next Thursday, Feb. 26.

The second Pearl Harbor Colors ceremony is scheduled for next Thursday, Feb. 26.

Master Chief Culinary Specialist Rory Bacon speaks at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during a African American History Month event. U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Dustin W. Sisco

Master Chief Culinary Specialist Rory Bacon speaks at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during a African American History Month event. Navy photo by Dustin W.

A Sailor rides a motorcycle Feb. 10 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam while following Navy safety procedures and protocols.  U.S. Navy photo...

Motorcycle safety — Staying alive to enjoy the ride : Hookele – Pearl Harbor – Hickam News

The USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) celebrated its first place finish in the surface ship category of the 2013 Holiday Lighting Contest with a command picnic Feb. 28. The picnic was held at Hickam Harbor and supported by the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Outdoor Recreation staff.

MWR supports USS Chung-Hoon celebration picnic : Hookele – Pearl Harbor – Hickam News

On Dec. 14, 1911 the cruiser USS California (ACR 6) shown in this photo steamed into Pearl Harbor and became the first large warship to enter “the best and most capacious harbor in the Pacific.” This is one of a series of 13 new historic photographs that hang at the newly named Historic Hickam Officer’s Club at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.  Photo courtesy of the Bishop Museum

Photos line newly named Historic Hickam Officer’s Club : Hookele – Pearl Harbor – Hickam News

Many women in the annals of the Hawaiian people have contributed to the social, cultural and political history of the islands. Bernice Pauahi Bishop and Queen Emma provided important contributions to the improvement of the health, education and general well-being of Hawaiians in the form of Emma’s Queen’s Hospital and the generous bequest to the native people of the income generated from the lands of the Bishop Estate.

Powerful chiefess Kaahumanu shaped Hawaii with dramatic changes : Hookele – Pearl Harbor – Hickam News

This year’s Women’s History Month encourages taking a moment to reflect upon women of character, courage and commitment. The following provides a brief introduction to the life of a notable woman: U.S. Army nurse, Col. Ruby Bradley. She serves to inspire us to emulate her actions and to serve beyond ourselves no matter what our gender.

After the attack on Pearl Harbor, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, Bradley continued to work as a nurse in POW camps until She is the most-decorated woman in US military history.

Famed aviator Amelia Earhart wears lei upon her arrival to Hawaii from Oakland, Calif. on March 18, 1937 in a time of 15 hours, 47 minutes. She set a speed record for that route with four hours of fuel remaining. The feat took place 77 years ago this month. March is also Women’s History Month. Photo courtesy of Hawaii Department of Transportation

Amelia Earhart wears lei upon arrival from Oakland, California, March 1937 in 15 hours 47 minutes. She set a speed record for that route with four hours of fuel remaining.

It’s complicated (but doesn’t have to be), according to authors Randi Zuckerberg and Reshma Saujani in their books from 2013. Be authentic to “untangle our wired lives” and “break the mold, lead the way.”

Women Who Don’t Wait in Line: Break the Mold, Lead the Way, A Book by Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani

Ashes of Pearl Harbor survivor Machinist’s Mate 1st Class William Henderson were scattered into the calm waters at the USS Utah Memorial on Ford Island, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during an ash scattering ceremony March 10.

Ashes of Pearl Harbor Survivor Machinist’s Mate Class William Henderson were scattered into the calm waters at the USS Utah Memorial on Ford Island, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during an ash scattering ceremony March

140203-N-IU636-011 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 03, 2014) Service members attend a Black History Month luncheon at Silver Dolphin Bistro at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Black History Month is honored during the month of February to recognize both the efforts and struggles of African Americans throughout American history. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Johans Chavarro/Released)

140203-N-IU636-011 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 03, 2014) Service members attend a Black History Month luncheon at Silver Dolphin Bistro at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Black History Month is honored during the month of February to recognize both the efforts and struggles of African Americans throughout American history. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Johans Chavarro/Released)

140218-N-XD424-005 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 2, 2014) Master Chief Culinary Specialist Rory Bacon speaks at the chapel on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during a Black History Month obversvance. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Dustin W. Sisco/Released)

Master Chief Culinary Specialist Rory Bacon speaks at the chapel on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during a Black History Month obversvance. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Class Dustin W.

140206-N-WF272-012 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 06, 2014) Sailors, stationed in Hawaii, attend the Happy Hour program called Comedy is the Cure presented by comedian Bernie McGrenahan during an All Hands Call at Sharkey Theater, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

140206-N-WF272-012 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 06, 2014) Sailors, stationed in Hawaii, attend the Happy Hour program called Comedy is the Cure presented by comedian Bernie McGrenahan during an All Hands Call at Sharkey Theater, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

140306-N-RI884-071 PEARL HARBOR (March 6, 2014) The U.S. Navy fleet ocean tug USNS Sioux (T-ATF 171) tows the Royal Canadian Navy auxiliary oil replenishment ship HMCS Protecteur (AOR 509) to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. HMCS Protecteur experienced an engine fire en route to Canada and returned to Pearl Harbor with the assistance of U.S. Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Daniel Barker/Released)

Navy ocean tug USNS Sioux, tows the HMCS Protecteur to the safety of Pearl Harbour.

140306-N-QG393-058 PEARL HARBOR (March 6, 2014) Sailors of the Royal Canadian Navy auxiliary oil replenishment ship HMCS Protecteur (AOR 509) watch as the ship is moored pier side at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. HMCS Protecteur experienced an engine fire en route to Canada and returned to Pearl Harbor with the assistance of U.S. Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)

140306-N-QG393-058 PEARL HARBOR (March 6, 2014) Sailors of the Royal Canadian Navy auxiliary oil replenishment ship HMCS Protecteur (AOR 509) watch as the ship is moored pier side at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. HMCS Protecteur experienced an engine fire en route to Canada and returned to Pearl Harbor with the assistance of U.S. Navy ships. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)

140307-N-WF272-089 PEARL HARBOR (March 07, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS O’Kane (DDG 77) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a deployment to the Western Pacific Ocean and Arabian Gulf. While deployed O’Kane will conduct Theatre Security Cooperation and maritime presence operations with partner nations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)

140307-N-WF272-089 PEARL HARBOR (March 07, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS O’Kane (DDG 77) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a deployment to the Western Pacific Ocean and Arabian Gulf. While deployed O’Kane will conduct Theatre Security Cooperation and maritime presence operations with partner nations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)