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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



John O'Connell

OCCUPATION : Plumber from Sitka

BIRTH DATE/ PLACE: Circa 1910

MILITARY SERVICE: U.S. Navy, 3 years, 1943-1945

SPOUSE: Claudia

CHILDREN: Charles, 1 Daughter

EMPLOYMENT: Owner, Plumbing and Heating Business, Sitka, Alaska; Mayer, Sitka, Alaska; Sales Representative, Alaska Airlines, Alaska

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, American Legion; Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States; Member, Elks; Member, Alaska Native Brotherhood

OTHER: Bridge between Japonski Island and Sitka, Alaska named in his honor