Replaceing the 3-inch Anti-Aircraft guns on the causeway. The guns had just been readied for shipment to Seattle a few weeks before since the 205th Coast Artillery finished its six month manuevers here in Sitka an had packed up to wait for their ship. Pearl Harbor occured a day before their schedualed departure and they were ordered to "dig in." They were here for two more years.

Photo courtesy of Mr. John W. Failor, AA Battery D, 205th Coast Artillery

replaceing they 3-inch AA guns on the causeway

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