Lloyd Keyes Greenamyer
Courtesy of Lloyd Keyes Greenamyer’s daughter Gretchen Lee Rice.
The unit was attached to the U.S.S. Nassau (CVE-16) during the seizure and occupation of Attu Island in May 1943. The military declared Lt. Cmdr Greenamyer as presumed dead
Read more about the conditions under which the Nassau and its pilots were operating to support ground troops on Attu
Did You Know?
Anticipating a ground assault by the Japanese, the US military placed anti-personnel stakes in the ground on Amaknak Island during World War II. These stakes are made of iron, are very sharp and measure between 4 inches to 4 feet high.