For centuries the volcanic crater commonly known as Punchbowl has played a significant role in the history of the Hawaiian Islands, but Punchbowl’s finest hour arrived when the site was designated as the National Memorial Cemetary of the Pacific—the last resting place for many of America’s fallen servicemen and women. Dubbed “the Arlington of the Pacific,” Punchbowl is hallowed ground visited each year by thousands who come to pay their respects to the men and wom