Feel like an HDC expert yet? Well, ready or not, the time has come to test your knowledge on this Web site's coverage of the HDC. In the event of test anxiety, feel free to take another run through the site.

1. Ground was broken on the HDC in response to Great Britain's aggression during the War of 1812.

True False

2. All of the HDC forts are located in Oregon.

True False

3. The Japanese submarine i-25 fired on the HDC in June of 1942.

True False

4. When the HDC was closed in 1946, the U.S. Air Force took over the property.

True False

5. The attack on the HDC represented the first time since the War of 1812 that a military base on U.S. soil had been shelled by a hostile force.

True False

6. In what year did the HDC see its highest state of alert and troop strength?

7. What U.S. President started construction on the HDC?

8. Which fort, within the HDC, was responsible for the firing of radio-controlled mines?

9. Which fort served as the primary headquarters at the HDC?

10. What major sea battle preceded the attack on the HDC by one week?


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