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Frederick Gehlmann

Frederick Gehlmann


At Rochester:

  • Played football over four years, captained the team as a senior
  • Selected to the 1940 All-Upstate Football Team as a guard by United Press International
  • Member of Keidaeans and the Society of Sigma Xi
  • Selected Phi Beta Kappa, and graduated with High Distinction


  • Lieutenant, U.S. Navy
  • Gunnery officer, USS Lansdale, sunk in the Mediterranean in 1944
  • Received the Bronze Star
  • Entered Naval Aviation Pensecola and received wings, 1945
  • Earned Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Chicago
  • Management Consultant, Junior Partner, A.T. Kearny in Chicago, IL
  • Passed away in 1962