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Dwight G. Chambers ( Missoula 1966 )

posted: Jun 29, 2014

Dwight died May 30, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Seattle. He was badly injured in a skiing accident 14 months ago. Dwight graduated from Northern Arizona University in 1967 and later earned his master’s degree from Michigan State University. He jumped at Missoula during the 1966-67 seasons.

In 1968 Dwight was accepted to Officer Candidate School at Quantico and served three years in the Marine Corps where he flew the T-38 Talon and A-4 Skyhawk.

After the Marine Corps he began a 40-year career with the USFS where is favorite position was that of ranger on the Superior R.D. from 1984-89.

Dwight spent his life volunteering as a T-ball coach, Cub Scout Leader and in the National Ski Patrol where he received a 30-year recognition awards in 2013.