Telling Stories Through Maps
Evacuation and Internment
By 1945, as hostilities came to an end, the Unangax resettled many of their former villages. Some of those villages remain empty, however, no longer a home after the forced removal of villagers.
Did You Know?
The Ounalashka Corporation was established in 1973 as the Alaska Village Corporation for Unalaska. This corporation was one of many Native Alaskan corporations that were formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.