Battle for the Aleutian Islands

Ramon Rivas' daughter interviewed her father about this little known battle.  Dutch Harbor is on the island of Unalaska. It’s part of the Aleutian Island chain in the Bering Strait off the coast of Alaska.  The Aleutians are treeless, volcanic islands and had been fairly isolated, until the 1940s.  But World War II brought change to that remote part of the U.S. Read full story and listen to audio here.

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