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Gallery of War

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Diamond Head form Waikiki Beach 1968
Archival Print #H-W107DHBP
(c)2003 L. Nollenberger

Ah, Hawaii what a great place. There was Diamond Head stretching like some giant serpent into the dark blue sea. It beckoned me to sail its waters and fight its fury. O.K., I had made my choice and had chosen my path. It was either be caught by the draft and live life in a foxhole or take my chances on a ship at sea. So, here I was. Would I leave tomorrow for the coast of Nam? It was time to leave. I must get to Pearl and begin he process of gathering information. I started towards the Market Place. The fun was over.