Johansen, Benjamin - U.S. Navy

Unga, Alaska

Benjamin Johansen, Chief Petty Officer E-7, was born in Unga, Alaska, his parents were Jacob and Virginia (Brandal) Johansen.  He married Angela Youmans.

Benjamin joined the U.S Navy Nov 1969, he served in Vietnam, Granada, Lebanon and Desert Storm.  He was discharged Jun 1993 after more than 23 years of service.  

After Benjamin retired from the Navy he worked as staff accountant for Space Mark and as the finance controller for Aleut Management Services, both are subsidiaries of the Aleut Corporation.  He has served 12 years as a board member of the Unga Corporation and for five of those years he was the corporate president.

Status:  retired, Going Strong

Photo courtesy:  Ben Johansen

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courtesy of the Aleut Corporation, logo designer ivy Pelkey, originally  of Akutan, Alaska