Information About

Brownson Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 59' 32" N,
132 ° 10' 50" W

Region

Wrangell

Elevation

374 ft (114 m)

Brownson Island in Detail.

About

in Ernest Sound, off SE coast of Etolin I., Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1891 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) for Lieutenant Cmdr. Willard Herbert Brownson, U.S. Navy (USN).