Hailstorm Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Hailstorm Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Rocky island, 0.25 mi long, between Cameron Island and the E end of Burnett Island in the central part of Swain Islands. First roughly mapped from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and included in a 1957 survey of Swain Islands by Wilkes Station personnel under C.R. Eklund. Named by Eklund for Radioman Kenneth J. Hailstorm, USN, a Naval support force member of the 1957 wintering party at Wilkes Station during the IGY.
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