[graphic] National Historic Landmarks Program header [graphic]NPS Arrowhead and link to www.nps.gov[photo] Chrysler Building, New York[photo] Brown Chapel, Selma AL[phtoto] Cape Hatteras Light Station, Buxton, North Carolina[photo] Pioneer Deep Space Station, Fort Irwin, CA
     
 
Cincpac Headquarters

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
County of Honolulu.
Pearl Harbor Naval Base
National Register Number: 87001295
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Defense - naval facility.
Congressional District: HI-1 Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: Naval Base.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 28, 1987):
This site commemorates Admiral Chester W. Nimitz's role as the Commander in Chief of the Pacific Fleet during World War II. Nimitz (1885-1966) was commander from 1942 until mid-December 1945, commanding all American land, sea, and air areas. Admiral Nimitz played a major role in campaigns such as the Battle of Midway, the liberation of Guam, and the seizure of of Saipan and Tinian in the Marianas.


Comments and questions about the database may be directed to NHL_info@nps.gov