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?
When the Japanese invaded the islands of Attu and Kiska in June, 1942, it was the first time that an enemy occupied American soil since the War of 1812.