While working the murder case of one of the last survivors of the USS Arizona, McGarrett learns about his grandfather's important role at Pearl Harbor. Also, Adam uncovers bone fragments at his new construction job and asks Jerry to help him discreetly investigate.
Did You Know?
When Steve and Danny are watching the second interview from the documentary, the gentleman speaking is named Michael Murphy and his rank is a Lieutenant, this is a notable nod to LT Mike Murphy, SEAL, who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his actions in Afghanistan. He was killed during the operation along with 2 of his team members. His story can be read about in "Lone Survivor" written by Marcus Luttrell which was also turned into a movie. See more
Previously in the series it was mentioned that Steve McGarrett's grandfather served as an ensign on the USS Arizona and was killed and entombed with much of the crew during the attack on Pearl Harbour on December 7th 1941. At the end of the episode Steve is looking through his grandfather's belongings and handles his military 'dog-tags'. If Steve's grandfather's body was not recovered after the sinking of the Arizona then his dog-tags would remain with his body in the ship. See more