Preparations were underway overnight at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl ahead of Sen. Daniel K. Inouye's memorial service Sunday morning.
Buses were already at the Alapai Transit Center early Sunday morning at around 6:30 a.m.
A long line of people waiting for tickets just before 7 a.m. Tickets were gone by 7:30 a.m.
Dawn at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
Members of the famed 442nd Regimental Combat Team were in attendance at the memorial ceremony.
Sen. Inouye's first wife Margaret is buried at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.
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