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    Dutch Harbor Seaplane Base Alaska United States
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USN 1943

Location
Dutch Harbor Seaplane Base is located at Unalaska on Unalaska Island bordering Dutch Harbor in Alaska in the United States.

Construction
Prewar, built by the U. S. Navy (USN) after the completion of Sitka Seaplane Base.

Wartime History
Used by the US Navy. On June 3-4, 1942 Japanese carrier aircraft attacked Dutch Harbor. On the ground, there was only minor damage to Dutch Harbor facilities, and 63 total casualties including 35 killed.

Japanese missions against Dutch Harbor
June 3-4, 1942

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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