O-bon or only Bon is a Japanese Buddhist holiday to honor the departed spirits of one's ancestors. This Buddhist festival has evolved into a family reunion holiday during which people from the big cities return to their home towns and visit and clean their ancestors' graves. Traditionally including a dance festival, it has existed in Japan for more than 500 years. It is held from July 13 (August 13 according to the lunar calendar still observed in many regions) to the 15th ("Welcoming Obon" and…See More
will be visiting the Sawtelle Veteran's cemetary on behalf of my brother that was in the Navy during WWII. This will be my first visit to his grave. I so need to know the best way to locate him at his grave and possible phone numbers I can call and save much time reserching him while I get there.