In Memory G. Andre` Whelan

Vet killed while in Normendy


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Yale University 1940-1943

Posted by Andy Whelan on January 26, 2010 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)

G. Andre Whelan received his preparaton for Collage at the Riverdale County School in New York City and WestMinster in Simsbury Connecticut, and took the Industrial Administration course at Yale. while Andre` attended Yale University he lived at Vernon Hall and was a non resident member of Saybrook College.


While at Yale University Andre`  was a member in the Freshmen Glee Club & Swimming squad along with the 150 pound foorball team at the University.


Andre's` roommates in his Freshman year at Yale was Good & Durfee and the following year Dwyer in Saybrook. After that he lived in Vernon Hall with J. A. Walsh, Jr. and Laymn.


Andre took R. O. T. C. while attending Yale and expected to enter a Field Artillery Officers Training program upon his graduation from Yale. after the war was over Andre` had plans of going into factory management.

Westminster Simsbury Connecticut

Posted by Andy Whelan on January 26, 2010 at 7:40 PM Comments comments (0)


While Andre`  attended Westminster he was the   

                                                                                                                                                                football Co Capitan) in 35, 36,37, & 38.

Basketball (Jr Capitan) 36, & 39.

Swimming team 38, & 39

Basball 36, (jr) 37, Int. 38

Glee Club 38, & 39

News 38, & 39

Choir 38, & 39

Character Cup 36

Sports Cup 36

Year Book 39

Camera Club 39

Corridor Prefect 39