Military observers watch as a submarine surfaces vertically in Womens Bay, near the Kodiak Naval Base, Kodiak, Alaska. The sub rises close to the pier where they are standing. A mountain is seen across the narrow channel. A tall fence and Barbed wire encircle the base of the mountain at the shoreline. Men come out onto the deck of the surfaced submarine and launch a rubber dinghy,in which they row away, as the submarine submerges, again. The crew of the dinghy row it past a large military ship anchored in the harbor.
Game warden checks men's fishing license at Kodiak Naval Station, Alaska. Two men fishing.
Military men stand near life raft in Kodiak, Alaska. They are inspected by Marines.
Womens Bay in Kodiak, Alaska. Mountains in the background. A Navy aircraft flies and passes over the bay. Zoom on the pier and mountain at end of bay. Aircraft flying past.
Marine and Navy personnel raise the flag during Flag lowering ceremony in Kodiak. The flag placed at half mast.
The icebreaker, USS Burton Island (AGB-1) en route to King Island in Alaska as a part of U.S. Navy annual winter ice reconnaissance mission. USS Burton Island stops at Womans Bay, Kodiak Island. Naval air station at the island. An aircraft pulls up into the hangar. Residential area in Kodiak. Snow covered mountains. The U.S. troop transport submarine, USS Perch (SSP-313) moves slowly on the surface, past the camera. The USS Perch crew lines her afterdeck. Notable on the USS Perch, is a large rounded watertight container for storing amphibious landing equipment. A helicopter being loaded aboard USS Burton Island. Crew fastens the helicopter securely in anticipation of rough seas through which she is later seen making way. Views of crew members removing rime ice from the deck, superstructure, and turret of a 5 inch gun. Small slabs of sea ice termed, "lilly pads," floating in the water. Rime Ice covering the railings of the USS Burton Island.