Chebetnoy, James - U.S. Army

Sand Point, Alaska

James Chebetnoy, Pvt., was born 8 Jan 1913 in Pirate Cove, Popof Island, Alaska, his parents were Fred and Irene Chebetnoy.  

James joined the U.S. Army, 26 May 1942, to serve in World War II.  His date of discharge is unknown.

James worked in the salmon industry in the Shumagin Islands, he was a commercial fisherman.  He was also a subsistence fur trapper and fisherman.  James last lived at the Pioneers Home in Anchorage, Alaska. 

Status: deceased 26 Oct 1988

Photo courtesy:  1. Olga Norris 

2.  International Wargraves Photography Project

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