52 ° 53' 5" N,
173 ° 11' 45" E
Aleutians West (CA)
Fly to Attu Island it's about a 10 mile hike to Engineer Hill and half mile hike to the top.About
at NW end of Gilbert Ridge, on eastern Attu I., Aleutian Islands.
Engineer Hill was the scene of battle during World War II when Japan invaded Alaska. The ill became the final show down of the battle when Japanese retreated up the hill. In the end to avoid capture the surviving Japanese military committed suicide.
For more details about the battle check out Attack on Attu.
Named by the U.S. Army when it occupied the island during World War II.
Alexai Cove, Austin Cove, Bedard Cove, Blind Cove, Casco Cove, Chichagof Harbor, East Arm Holtz Bay, Hodikof Bay, Holtz Bay, Kelliher Cove, Kelliher Cove, Massacre Bay, Navy Cove, Pyramid Cove, Sarana Bay, Temnac Bay, West Arm Holtz Bay,Beaches:
Alexai Beach, Austin Beach, Big Mike Beach, Casco Beach, Chichagof Beach, Chirikof Beach, Eckman Beach, Gainor Beach, Hidalgo Beach, Massacre Beach, Red Beach, Sarana Beach, Schuler Beach, Sonom Beach, Temnac Beach, West Beach,Capes:
Point Poker, Point Black, Alexai Point, Barbara Point, Casco Point, Center Point, Chichagof Point, Chirikof Point, Golstov Point, Goltsov Point, Hodikof Point, Hook Point, Point Hope, Khlebnikof Point, Krasni Point, Krupa Point, Murder Point, Pisa Point, Range Point, Sanders Cape, Square Point,Channels:Cliffs:
Dischler Escarpment, Northeast Bluff,Streams:Hills:
Artillery Hill, Bottle Cork Hill, Buffalo Head, Engineer Hill, Lookout Hill, Thirty-Seven Hill,Islands:
Bashmakoff Rocks, Chaloo-ga Rocks, Cooper Islands, Gibson Island, Hodikof Island, Inner Rocks, Kennon Island, Loaf Island, Middle Rocks, Outer Rock, Savage Island, Sootin Rocks,Lakes:
Lake Elwood, Lake Canirco, Lake Cories, Elwood Lake, Lost Lake, Mirror Lake, Lake Nicholas, Williams Lake, Winter Lake,Mountains:
Black Mountain, Brewer Peak, Cold Mountain, Cupps Hill, Devils Mountain, East Peak, Faneto Hill, Martinez Mountain, Matthews Mountain, Middle Peak, Newman Peak, Simson Peak, Southwest Peak, Taylor Peak, Terrible Mountain, Vanderlann Peak, Washburn Peak, West Peak, Weston Mountains, Young Hill,Mountain Passes:
Alexai Pass, Austin Pass, Clevesy Pass, East Channel Massacre Bay, Greenwood Pass, Holtz Sarana Pass, Jackass Pass, Japanese Gap, Jarmin Pass, North Pass, South Pass, Thiel Pass, West Channel Massacre Bay,Ridges:
Brannon Ridge, Buchanan Ridge, Discher Escarpment, Fishhook Ridge, Fleishman Ridge, Gilbert Ridge, Henderson Ridge, Hopkins Ridge, McNew Hill, Moore Ridge, North Ridge, Owens Ridge, Pierucci Ridge, Prendergat Ridge, Robinson Ridge, Vieth Ridge,Rivers:Streams:
Aboud Creek, Addison Creek, Alexai Creek, Angel Creek, Ballentine Creek, Bassett Creek, Darroh Creek, Eckman Creek, Gawanka Brook, George Creek, Hardy Creek, Hoelsher Creek, Kaufman Creek, Kingfisher Creek, Lefler Creek, McKenzie Creek, Mirror Creek, O-Donnell Creek, Rocky Point Creek, Rucksock Creek, Scout Creek,Valleys:
Addison Valley, East Massacre Valley, Jim Fish Valley, O-Donnell Valley, Peaceful Valley, Scout Canyon, Siddens Valley, Temnac Valley, West Massacre Valley, Zwinge Valley,Cities: