Talk of the Rock – 70th Anniversary at the Coast Guard Base

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This year will mark the 70th anniversary of the Kodiak Naval Base — now the largest Coast Guard base in the nation. Host Maggie Wall speaks to Sandra West, she’s on the organizing committee for the 70th anniversary celebrations planned for June 15. She’s looking for people with stories and memories from the base to share. They can get in contact by email . Also joining the conversation was Jim "Cowboy" Cobis who has worked on the base since the 1970s and Dave Ostlun, a local WWII historian.


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