Castner’s Cutthroats — a group of tough-as-nails commandos who led the charge to take back Alaska’s Aleutian Islands from the Japanese invaders during WWII — are profiled in a feature article in World War II magazine’s March/April 2012. The issue hits newsstands January 31, 2012.

For a closer look at Castner’s Cutthroats in action, visit the Alaska Veterans Museum’s online exhibit and watch the video below.

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