Korean War Memorial to be dedicated Saturday in Hilo

HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Volunteer and Hawaii Lions Foundation Vice President Bob Lovin puts a sealant and enhancer on the outside of the new Korean War Memorial in preparation for its dedication Saturday in Hilo.

A long-envisioned Korean War Memorial in Hilo will be dedicated Saturday, three days prior to the 69th anniversary of the beginning of the three-year-plus conflict known as “The Forgotten War.”