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Rearview Mirror: Admiral relaxed with friends in Laie to destress during WWII

  • COURTESY MICHAEL LILLY
                                Adm. Chester Nimitz, above, with author Michael Lilly’s sisters, Maile, left, and Sheila.

    COURTESY MICHAEL LILLY

    Adm. Chester Nimitz, above, with author Michael Lilly’s sisters, Maile, left, and Sheila.

  • U.S. Army
                                Bob Hope performs for serv­icemen in the Solomon Islands in 1944.

    U.S. Army

    Bob Hope performs for serv­icemen in the Solomon Islands in 1944.

As we approach the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II next week, I thought I’d share some stories from a book about Adm. Chester A. Nimitz, who commanded the U.S. Naval Forces during the war. Read more

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