Shellikoff, John - AK Territorial Guard

False Pass, Alaska

John Shellikoff, Pvt., was born 6 Sept 1898 on Sanak Island, Alaska, his parents were Kirel and Pariscovia Shellikoff.  He married Nellie Dushkin.  He lived in Morzhovoi Village and False Pass, Alaska. He was a fur trapper and worked for P. E. Harris & Co in False Pass.

John joined the Alaska Territorial Guard in 1942 and served in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II.  He was officially discharged 21 Mar 1947.

Status: deceased, date unknown

Photo courtesy: World War II Registration 

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