McCallum, Donald V. - U.S. Army 

Unga, Alaska

Donald V. McCallum, Pvt., was born 11 Nov 1922, he was the son of Charles and Mary (Torgramsen) McCallum.  He attended high school in Unga.  Donald married Myrtle Mack. 

Donald joined the U.S. Army 8 Dec 1943.  He was discharged in 1946.  

Donald was a lifelong commercial fisherman for 68 years, fishing the coastal waters between Cordova and Dutch Harbor, Alaska.  He was owner and captain of fishing vessels, Pansy, Cape Lazareff, Freedom, Meryle M, Christy Lynn, Aurora Dawn, Northern Seas, Little Dirk, and Aleut Mistress.  The Pansy was his first and most favorite boat.


Status:  deceased, 10 Jun 2014

Photo courtesy: Don McCallum Jr.







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