Brandal, Andrew - AK Territorial Guard

Unga, Alaska

Andrew Brandal, Pvt., was born 2 Jun 1907 in Chignik, Alaska, his parents were Seward and Virginia (Osbrekoff) Brandal.  He moved to the Shumagin Islands where he met and married Susan Pesterkoff.  

Andrew joined the Alaska Territorial Guard in 1942 to serve in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II, he was officially discharged 21 Mar 1947.

Andrew was an employee of Pacific American Fisheries on Unga Island and was also a commercial fisherman in the Shumagin Islands.

Status: deceased, 22 Nov 1946 

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