The Aleutian Islands served as the battleground for some of the bloodiest conflicts on American soil since the Civil War. But most people have never heard of the Battle of Attu, the invasion of Kiska, or even the Aleutian campaign. A Japanese filmmaker wants to change that.
Outer Coast College in Sitka has secured 16 students for its inaugural Summer Seminar program. The Daily Sitka Sentinel reports the students were selected late last month from a total of 45 high school students who applied for the summer program.