John Eric Wic

Death:Apr 1965

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Notices in this section are limited to names of those who have achieved pioneer status through many years in the North, or who are otherwise of unquestioned importance in the daily scene.

John Eric Wik, 88, who made his home in Alaska for more than half a century, died in Astoria. Ore. late last April. Born in Finland, he came to Alaska in 1909 and worked as a fisherman, hunter, guide and homesteader in the Kenai-Kasilof rivers area. He moved south in 1960.� [Sep1965]

Source: Alaska Sportsman, Sep 1965

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