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Photo courtesy of Resurrection Bay Historical Society In the winter or the barracks area for the 420th Coast Artillery Battalion was between Jefferson and Madison from the beach area to Fifth. The 420th was one of the units stationed in Seward during World War II to protect the harbor through which passed most of the supplies for the military bases in Anchorage and Fairbanks.

Photo courtesy of Resurrection Bay Historical Society

In the winter or the barracks area for the 420th Coast Artillery Battalion was between Jefferson and Madison from the beach area to Fifth. The 420th was one of the units stationed in Seward during World War II to protect the harbor through which passed most of the supplies for the military bases in Anchorage and Fairbanks.





 

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