National Geographic : 1942 Dec
Isobel Wylie HIutchison Coast Guard Cutter Chelan Anchors in Nazan Bay on Atka, Largest ofthe Andreanofs When Cape Kudugnak, marking the entrance in the distance, is fogbound, this snug inner harbor may be clearofmist. The outer bay, facing Amlia Island, is open to the sea to the eastward. Fewer than a hundred islanders normally lived in the frame houses nestling at the footofthe mountain (left center). United States forces have occupied bases in the Andreanof group, from which planes now operate to bomb the Jap stronghold at Kiska.