Smith, John - Alaska Territorial Guard

Thin Point, Alaska

John Smith, Pvt., was born 7 Mar 1908, he was the son of Edward and Justina (Ankushev) Smith.  He married Xenia.

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

John was a hunter, trapper, and commercial fisherman.

Status: deceased, Dec 1970

Photo courtesy:  Larsen Family

CLSmith © 2017

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