• Image of four aviators at leisure, playing cribbage

    Aleutian World War II

    National Historic Area Alaska

William Jasura

Historic image of two men sitting on the railing of a boat, mountains in the background

Courtesy Monica Blake

At left is William Jasura, in the Aleutian Islands, 1942.

The family of Mr. Jasura is looking for information on his service during WWII in the Aleutians. If you recognize the people, the location or unit these men are part of please contact us.

Did You Know?

Photograph of Japanese pilots before the raid on Dutch Harbor, 6 June 1942

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.