Nielsen, George - AK Territorial Guard 

Sanak Island, Alaska

George Nielsen, Sgt., was born 29 Nov 1906, his parents were Peter and Annie Nielsen.  He married Genevieve Karlsen.

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

George was a commerical fisherman.

Status: deceased, 1957

Photo courtesy:  Peter Harris Jr.  


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