A ceremony of aloha and healing took place at Maunalua Bay today as survivors of those missing in the Ehime Maru tragedy, the Polynesian Voyaging Society and members of the public came together to remember the missing. See story.
Deborah Booker The Honolulu Advertiser
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Capturing Island moments
|Posted at 5 p.m., March 4, 2001
Ehime Maru ceremony aimed to help heal
Hawaiian chanters stood on the bow of the Polynesian Voyaging Society canoe Hokule'a late this afternoon, to toss leis and traditional offerings into the seas above where the Ehime Maru sank three weeks ago after being rammed by the US Navy submarine Greeneville.
Posted at 5:48 p.m., March 4, 2001
Attorney acknowledges responsibility lies with sub commander
The attorney representing the commander of the USS Greeneville today said a series of errors, including possibly those committed by his client, may have caused the accident that killed nine men and boys aboard the Ehime Maru.
Pressure, politics play out in sub inquiry
The rare court of inquiry scheduled to begin tomorrow at Pearl Harbor, in which the captain of the USS Greeneville, the executive officer and the officer of the deck will face intense scrutiny of their actions in the Feb. 9 collision with the Ehime Maru, may make reputations and ruin careers.
Canceled training exercise allowed civilian tour of sub
A Tribute to the Missing
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