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Chalmer C. Gillin ( Cave Junction 1945 )

posted: Sep 6, 2015

Chal died January 22, 2015. He graduated from East Conemaugh H.S. (Pennsylvania) in 1943 and was a member of the CPS-103 smokejumper unit during WWII.

Chal was a member of the Church of the Brethren, one of the three “Peace Churches” that made up the majority of the CPS smokejumpers from 1943-45.