Joint Base Elmendorf – Richardson

Elmendorf Afb, AK 99506, USA
Joint Base Elmendorf – Richardson

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History of the Military in Alaska

The military’s long and important history in the Great Land began at the very moment Alaska became American soil, Oct. 18, 1867. Elements of the Army’s 9th Infantry were on hand as the Russian Golden Eagle was lowered and the Stars and Stripes were raised in Sitka, which became headquarters for U.S. Military District, Alaska. […]