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Ralph Apatiki, Sr.

Ralph Apatiki, Sr.

Ralph Apatiki, Sr. was born and raised in Gambell. He is a speaker of St Lawrence Island Yupik and his Yupik name is Anaggun. Mr. Apatiki is a lifelong subsistence hunter and fisher and a well-respected Elder in the community. [Last updated in 2013]