27 September 1968 – Kuldar “Koot” Visnapuu was serving with the 174th TFS Phu Cat “Bats” in Vietnam. Lt. Kuldar Visnapuu’s had just taken off from a base in South Vietnam when his Supersabre was hit by enemy fire. He turned the plane toward the South China Sea and ejected safely, watching as his jet
SSS Member George Kahler October 20, 1935 – August 20, 2018 headed west. He flew the F-100 from 1959-1961 with the 428th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Cannon AFB and from 1961-1965 with the 79th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Woodbridge AB, UK.
A military graveside service will be held on Friday, August 31, 2018, at 1:00 at Mountainside Cemetery (Association of Schools) with a Military Salute. The cemetery is located on the North slope of Chehalem Mountain at 17614 SW Hillsboro Hwy (OR 219). From the old town of Scholls, travel South on OR-219 towards Newberg. Follow the signs off Scholls Ferry Rd. Climbing the hill, the cemetery is on your right.
Concluding the service, A Celebration of Life will be held at Meriweather National Golf Club, Hillsboro, OR, 5200 SW Rood Bridge Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97123
starting approximately 2 – 2:30.
It would be greatly appreciated, if you have any memorable photographs of George, to bring them for display to The Celebration of Life service.
Respectfully, The Kahler Family
In lieu of flowers, any thoughtful donations may be made to:
Autism Society of Oregon
Type of Donation:
In Honor of George Kahler
Region 5, Yamhill, Oregon