Bear, Nick - Alaska Territorial Guard

King Cove, Alaska

Nick Bear, Pvt., lived in Belkofski and King Cove, Alaska, he was born 25 Oct 1914.   Nick was a student at the Kanakanak Industrial School in Kanakanak, Alaska, when he was 14 years old.

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

Nick was a commercial fisherman and seasonal employee in the salmon industry. 

Status: deceased, dates unknown

Photo courtesy:  World War II Registration

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