Gundersen, Paul E.- AK Territorial Guard

 Sanak Island, Alaska

Paul E. Gundersen, Sr., Pvt., was born 22 Nov 1927, his parents were Gunder K. and Katie (Mobeck) Gundersen.  He married Mary Ferguson.

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

Paul was a lifelong commercial fisherman in the Shumagin and Aleutian Islands.  He was the owner of the fishing vessel Dynasty.  He was a musician, he played a keyboard and a guitar.

Status: deceased, 2 Jun 2016 

Photo courtesy: 1. Brenda Gilbert                                

2. Michael Livingston

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