Information About

Dewey Anchorage

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 55' 40" N,
132 ° 23' 21" W

Region

Wrangell

Uses

Dewey Anchorage in Detail.

About

between Etolin and Onslow Is., 42 mi. NE of craig, Alex. Arch. 3 miles wide.

History

Named in 1886, by Lieutenant Commander A. S. Snow, U.S. Navy (USN), for Ensign Theodore Gibbs Dewey, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of his party.