Humboldt Approves Arkley Memorial
Today is Veteran's day and Humboldt honors the service of Rob Arkley who was taken prisoner in the battle of Tuluwat Island and remains a POW MIA.
Rob Arkley POW Photo
Rob Arkley fought the battle of Tuluwat (Duluwat) island for Eureka which he lost and was taken prisoner and is presumed dead. Now Humboldt County supervisors have approved a new memorial be dedicated to Arkley's memory. The memorial will be a life-sized statute of Arkley in his prime.