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Edwin Rockwell


Rockwell, Jr., Edwin C.  

Rank, Company, Regiment

PVT        K; C        87TH INF; 85TH INF

Birth date/Death Date


Vermont Location




Importance of Vermont


First skiing experience

"My involvement with mountains and skiing dates back to a   start in Vermont at the age of six years."


University of Maine (Forestry)

Competitive Skiing


What was your experience in the 10th like?

Involved in Kiska mission "Was in the 87th group that   spearheaded the attack on the island of Kiska in the Aleutians August   1943."

Why did you join the 10th?


Ski Patrol


Ski School


Ski Industry


Vermont Ski Area Connection


Role of Skiing in your Life


Other information

Mountains - Rockwell went on to be a forest ranger at Inyo   National Forest. He established the Eastern Sierra Interpretative   Association.

Film liaison for "Lassie" filmed in the Patriarch   Grove of the Bristlecone Forest in   1972, for Forest Service.

At 81 carried the 2002 Olympic torch in the Lake Tahoe region.

"Heavily involved with the development of skiing in the   Sierra Nevada Mountains-Mammoth Mountain in particular."

Photograph information


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Answers taken from secondary sources