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Because of World War II, airline hired 13-year-old

  • COURTESY ALAN LLOYD
    Photos courtesy Alan Lloyd Alan Lloyd, top row, third from right, with his Punahou Rifle Team in 1947. Lloyd had joined the Hawaii Territorial Guard Rifle Team and, at one point, was assigned to protect Lani­kai homes from looters after a tsunami in 1946.
  • COURTESY ALAN LLOYD
    Alan Lloyd with his sister, Gainor, returned to Hawaii in 1948 after a year in college. Lloyd in 1943 had been the youngest employee of Hawaiian Airlines, at the age of 13.

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