Sitka Naval Operating Base and US Army Coastal Defenses

Japonski Island
Sitka, Alaska

Historic Document

Sitka Naval Operating Base and US Army Coastal Defenses is located in Sitka County, Alaska certified as a historic location on Monday August 11, 1986. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Naval Facility, Air Facility. Sitka Naval Operating Base and US Army Coastal Defenses was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event and its significance in Military.

Sitka Naval Operating Base and US Army Coastal Defenses Information

Other Name: Sitka;the Causeway;Mt. Edgecumbe School
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1939, 1943
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Seabees
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Bureau Of Indian Affairs

Sitka Naval Operating Base and US Army Coastal Defenses Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 5100
Number of historically contributing buildings: 27
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 14
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Sitka Historic Locations Sitka County Historic Locations Alaska Historic Locations