• 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?

The Presidio Fire Station

In the aftermath of a tragic fire that killed four family members of General John Pershing, the army built a fire station at the Presidio. The new Presidio Fire Station was the first on any U.S. Army post to house a permanent fire company with trained firefighters.