• East view from Crissy Field overlook with old Coast Guard station on left and city on right

    Presidio of San Francisco

    California

Presidio Memories of Military Personnel

Bill Comrey, Presidio 1969-1970

Bill Comrey took this picture of the Letterman Hospital in 1970. It was taken from the window of a 6th Army two engine airplane (U8), as he was on final approach to Crissy Army Air Field.

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Did You Know?

Detail from Spanish Coat of Arms

While stationed at the Presidio, the U.S. Army adopted the Coat of Arms of Royal Spain for heraldry purposes. The seal appeared on vehicles, signs, and badges throughout the post.