Berntsen, William P. - U.S. Army

Unga, Alaska

William Pavlof Berntsen was born 6 Nov 1922 in Pavlof Bay, AK, his parents were John Sr. and Margaret (Creevden) Berntsen.   In 1939, William attended school at Eklutna, Alaska.

In 1942, William registered for military service in Anchorage, Alaska, he was employed by the U.S. Army Engineers.  The date when he joined the Army and his date of discharge are unknown. 

January 1946, William was in Anacortes, Washington; June 1948, he was in Yokohama, Japan; in May 1955 he was in Hyattsville, Maryland; and in 1970 he lived at Oxnard, Ventura, California with his wife Lorraine, his  occupation was Engineer.    

Status: deceased, 5 Feb 1977  

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