Blackened Canteen Ceremony

Where: USS Arizona Memorial, Pearl Harbor Hawaii
When: Thursday, December 6, 2018 | 6:30 am

Hosted by National Park Service, Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum, and Dr. Hiroya Sugano, M.D., aboard the USS Arizona Memorial, 6:30 am. Dr. Hiroya Sugano, Director General of the Zero Fighter Admirers’ Club, comes from Japan to conduct this annual commemoration of peace and reconciliation ceremony with a silent prayer and pouring bourbon whisky from a WWII-blackened canteen into the water from the USS Arizona Memorial as an offering to the spirits of the fallen.