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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