Harbor Defenses of Sitka, Alaska

 

 

LOCATION : Golf Island

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This WWII Era photo is from the Peter Roper Collection at the Isabel Miller Museum in Sitka, Alaska and used here with permission.  The caption for the photo is my own.  It is probably from 1943

 

 

631 - Two men are camping on Golf Island.  It is possible that this was a surveying mission for the planned construction of coast artillery facilities.  Nothing was ever built on Golf Island.

 

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