Chick Chikalla

[25 JUN 1931 - E2 - 20472 - 7 JUN 2008]

Chick Chikalla Eulogies

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Chick Chikalla Grave
[60th Reunion - May 2015]



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Celia and Mike Gallup - Chuck and Barbara Ewing - Anna Axup - Brownie Pemberton - Bill Axup - Dave Pemberton - Jessie Chikalla - Dan and Yvette Troyan [E-2: 55th Reunion]



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E-2: Axup's - Pemberton's - Ewing's - Gallup's - Jessie Chikalla -
Dan and Danielle Troyan [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Pemberton - Gallup - Jessie Chikalla -
Ewing - Troyan [West Point - AUG 2008]



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Troyan - Gallup - Pemberton - Ewing -
C. Johnson [West Point - AUG 2008]



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Brownie and Dave Pemberton - Jessie Chikalla
[West Point - AUG 2008]



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Mrs. and Gen. David Fridovich - Jessie
Chikalla [West Point - AUG 2008]



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Troyan - Gallup - Chikalla - Pemberton -
McAuslan x55 [E-2: 50th Reunion]



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Sitting: Bill and Anna Axup - Dave and Brownie Pemberton - Mike and Celia Gallup - Standing: Chick and Jessie Chikalla - Barbara and Chuck Ewing [50th Reunion]



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Ruth Horst - Chick and Jessie Chikalla -
Tom Horst [50th Reunion]



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Chuck and Barbara Ewing - Chick
and Jessie Chikalla [50th Reunion]



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Chuck and Barbara Ewing - Bill and Corry May - Woody and Sharon Black - McAuslan x55 - Bill and Anna Axup - Chick and Jessie Chikalla - Mike and Celia Gallup [E-2: 50th Reunion]



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[10th Reunion - 1965]

Standing [L to R]: Weaver - Lewis - Turner - Chikalla - Gallup - O'Brien - Freed - Hadly - Wix - ? - Streett - ? - Reb Young - Quinn - Lenio - ? - Perkins - Thorsen - ? - Nieves - Sherman - Burroughs - Giza - Traut - Sloan - Gay - Paul Parks - Andrews - Ginter - Bates - McNair - ? - Lichtenberg - Nidever - Secord - Feagin - Cathey - Herren - ? - ? - Ludwig - ? - ? - ? - Ralls - ? - Shimunek - Macdonald - ? - ? - ? - ? - ? - Bob Strickland - Front [L to R]: Soper - Newton - Dax - Chance - Schmidt - Shideler - Bergen - Matteson - Hargrove - Hornbarger - Steakley - Stevens - Drummond - Rudzki - Knierem - Wargowsky - ? - Stern - ? - ? - Livesay - Dickson - Michalove - Hagan - Landers - ? - Blitch - ? - Cardillo - Ordway - Trobaugh - Crancer - Maus - LaFrenz - Sydenham - Strom - ? - Howie Stone - Schepps - Raymond - Spellman - Sanderson ? - Wray - Fikaris - Stevenson - Sims - ?

Larger Size



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Booras - ? - Mary and Jim Devereaux -
Chikalla - Wiegand - ? [1956]



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E-2 Firsties - 1st Row: Axup - Dorward - Lilly - Pheiff - Murray - Chikalla - 2nd Row: Hansell - Gallup - Pemberton - Troyan - Ewing - Black - 3rd Row: May - Hoeferkamp - Donaldson (CO) - Tebben - 4th Row: Seay - Shideler (Absent: York)



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Adams - Schick - Matuzak - Martling -
Bossert - Chikalla [Camp Buckner - 1952]



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Chickalla - Benassi x55 - ? - Patton -
Adams [Camp Buckner - 1952]



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Tom Sims - Bill Welter - Chick Chikalla
[Beast Barracks - 1951]



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2012 AOG Online Register Entry

Register Glossary



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Gerald George Chikalla

Gerald George Chikalla was born on 25 June 1931 in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Hew was admitted to West Point from the Organized Reserve Corps and entered on 3 July 1951. He was in Company E2 and on the swimming team for four years. He was a Cadet Lieutenant and platoon leader his first class year. He graduated on 7 June 1955 and was commissioned in the US Army in the Infantry.


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I am sorry to have to tell you that Jerry passed away this morning at 6:21 in the Wentworth Douglas Hospitall, Dover, NH. He has had a bout with congestive heart failure, but is now at peace. There will be a memorial service Friday the 13th, at Lee Church Congregational, Lee New Hampshire at 4 in the afternoon. A reception will follow in the church social room.

Jessie
Sat, 7 JUN 2008


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2nd New Cadet Company
(Summer 1951)

1st Detail Co Commander - Jim Walters, became D-1 CO
2nd Detail Co Commander - Dave Lyon, became I-2 CO

1st Detail Platoon Leader - Bob Korchek I-2
2nd Detail Platoon Leader - Drake Wilson I-2

1st Detail Squad Leader - ?
2nd Detail Squad Leader - Dick Baker D-1

2nd Platoon ?, 2nd Squad ?:

Dick Auer
Jim Bergen
Gene Boggs ?
Don Buchwald
Chick Chikalla
Dennis Cosca
John Daly (resigned during Beast Barracks)
Jack Doyle
Ted Gay
Tom Sims
Verne Staffen
Bill Welter
Mick York
Tom ? (from Rhode Island - resigned during Beast Barracks)


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Gerald G. Chikalla

BARRINGTON ; Col. Gerald G. Chikalla, Ret., U.S. Army, 76, died June 7, 2008, at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital.

Born June 25, 1931 in Waukesha, Wis., he was the son of Eric L. & Evelyn (Kissner) Chikalla.

In 1955, he graduated from West Point, then received his master's from Indiana University Bloomington.

He was active in the U.S. Army from 1949 to 1985, including four tours in Vietnam, one in Korea and two in Germany. He was a Parachute Infantry Ranger. He attended the British Imperial Defense College in 1976 and also was Commandant of Cadets at Norwich University, Northfield, Vt.

Gerald was a charter member of the Rotary Club Durham-Great Bay, member of the American Legion Post #67 in Newmarket and also a member of the Scottish Rite.


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