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John Kurtz oral history transcript as conducted by Norman Olson. John Kurtz also spent time in the Phoenix Area Office in charge of refuges in Arizona and New Mexico. He also worked as supervisor for the northern refuges in Alaska.
Consolidated Army, Navy, Air Force dump, Amchitka Island, Aleutians, Rat Harbor location shows one of the aftermaths of war including the introduction of rats introduced on a hitherto uninfested island. The dump attracts rats. Note: Sign "Poison"