100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Jay Hammond

OCCUPATION: Commercial Fisherman, Pilot and Guide from Naknek

EMPLOYMENT: Apprentice Guide, Fisherman, Hunter, Trapper, Rainy Pass; Fisherman, Hunter, US Fish & Wildlife Service; Established Air Taxi Service; Registered Game Guide; Owner, Fishing Lodge, Wood River Lakes; Owner, Lake Clark Lodge; Commercial Fisherman; Adviser, International North Pacific Fisheries Commission;
Manager, Bristol Bay Borough;
Manager, Bristol Bay Borough;
Mayor, Naknek;
Governor, Alaska, 1974

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 07/21/1922;
Troy, New York

EDUCATION: High School: Scotia, New York College/University: Pennsylvania State University College/University: University of Alaska, Bachelors of Science, 1948

SPOUSE: Bella Gardiner

CHILDREN: Heidi, Dana

MILITARY SERVICE: U.S. Marine Air Corps, Fighter Pilot, 4 Years, 1942-46

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States; Member Alaska Airmen's Association

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