Port Commission workshops Mariners' Memorial
February 14, 2019
The Wrangell Port Commission held its monthly meeting on Feb. 7 to hold a public workshop on the Mariners' Memorial. Members of the community have been working towards a memorial for Wrangell sailors lost at sea for almost two decades, according to the Mariners' Memorial group website. Some progress has been made towards the memorial, with the ground being broken at the proposed site last December. The workshop was called together to discuss the details of the memorial.
One of the details that was discussed heavily was who, exactly, should be eligible to be memorialized. It was pointed out...