Holl Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Holl 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, triangular-shaped island, 1.7 mi long, marking the SW end of the Windmill Islands. Mapped from aerial photographs taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and USN Operation Windmill, 1947-48. Named by the US-ACAN for Lt. Richard C. Holl, USNR, photogrammetrist with the Navy Hydrographic Office, who served as surveyor with the USN Operation Windmill parties which established astronomical control stations on Holl Island and along Queen Mary and Knox Coasts.