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Naval Operating Base Dutch Harbor & Fort Mears, Torpedo Bombsight & Utility Shop, Unalaska, Aleutian Islands, AK

Naval Operating Base Dutch Harbor & Fort Mears, Torpedo Bombsight & Utility Shop, Unalaska, Aleutian Islands, AK

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Summary

Significance: This was equipped for the preparation of torpedoes for loading, the repair and storage of torpedo bombsights and a parachute loft. It is representative of the many aviation support buildings constructed on naval bases throughout the U.S. and her territories during World War II.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-17
Survey number: HABS AK-34-C
Building/structure dates: 1942 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1987 Demolished
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 85002733

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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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