JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii – Members of the silent service may not speak much about what happens on mission or on patrol, but they will be celebrating their profession at the 116th Submarine Ball hosted by the Pacific Submarine Force on Apr. 15 and 16, 2016.

 

This year’s coin features nautical Hawaiian motifs. “Diamond Head is a bearing marker for navigating home to Pearl Harbor,” said Bona. “The black and white Polynesian lines around the outside are not random either. They are an ancient Polynesian symbol for ocean navigation.”

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