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peering out at the blue pacific ocean from the gun turret at the top of diamond head

Diamond Head Gun Turret View

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In the early 1900’s the United States Military installed artillery batteries on Diamond Head volcano on the southern end of the Hawaiian island of O’ahu. Today it is a state park that you can hike up into.

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  • i can’t imagine staring out there all day looking for enemy ships.. :D but it sure is a nice view, so why not.. :)

  • this one really grabbed me in the thumbnails. i really like the framing – makes the view seem more intense.

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