Its land mass is about 2.5 square miles, spread out along a nearly 15 mile coastline.Other than palm trees, Wake has little vegetation and nearly no topsoil.I do not want to ruin the thoughts of what their home will be like , so I usually give them what I like to call a “PR” answer.This is one of those cliche answers that doesn’t really answer the question , but tries to package nicely.Gallery One Gallery Two Gallery Three Gallery Four Gallery Five Gallery Six Gallery Seven Gallery Eight Gallery Nine Gallery Ten Gallery Eleven Gallery Twelve Gallery Thirteen 1978 Gallery One 1979 Gallery One 1980 Gallery One Gallery Two Gallery Three Gallery Four Gallery Five Miscellaneous Gallery One Gallery Two Gallery Three uring parts of 4 months in 1975, the obscure island of Wake became a temporary residence and processing center for tens of thousands of Vietnamese citizens fleeing their country at the end of that tragic war.These pictures, in part, offer testimony to that time.I was a weatherman on that island, possessing cameras and the beginning of a photographic education from the Art Center College of Design, in Los Angeles.
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