The Coffee Table - September 20, 2017

Sep 21, 2017

Crystal Dushkin is the Mayor of Atka and a descendent of a family evacuated from Attu during World War II.
Credit Zoe Sobel KUCB, Unalaska

This week's Coffee Table spotlights the  75th anniversary of the Battle of Attu. The Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge and The National Park Service traveled to Attu with descendants of people evacuated, to hold a ceremony of rememberance and  collect information about Attu, it's people and the battle.
Guests: Marianne Aplin from AMNWR
Author Jeff Dickrell
Descendant of Attu, Crystal Dushkin
Rachel Mason from NPS
and reporter Zoe Sobel from KUCB, Unalaska.