Name: Wall, Phillip J.
Loved shop,math and drivers ed! Loved Lums and Royal Castle and sometimes that burgerplace across from McA. Loved the drag racing at lunch time. Wonder whatever happened to George Finger,(chevy) Pam the pumper(ford) Sally surfboard (party girl)there were others, can't remember, need a 'memory jog'.
WHO WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE AGAIN?
WHAT DID YOU DREAM OF DOING WHEN YOU GREW UP?
Joining the FBI 1st, then wanted to get into car mechanics, ended up in carpentry, cabinets, kitchens, etc. and minored in cars.
SPOUSE OR PARTNER NAME: (Did they attend McArthur and what class year?)
married Terry Olsen in 69, MHS,from 68?? not sure- divorced in '80. remarried in'81 to Gail McKinley of Plantation HS-'76 -have 5 children, 9 grands.
US Army, 69-71, 101st Airborne, VN '70-71, Delta 3/187th
Ft Lauderdale- 71-present, 5 grown kids- Mark, Jen, Kim, Anndrea, Amy. Grandkids- 9, 3 boys, 6 girls. 2 cats. Work for private school-22 yrs. as carpenter/facilities. Like NASCAR, eating out w/friends, travel to NC,GA,SC,TN sometimes NY,PA,CT, TX. First car was a 57 chevy, 55 hotrod, then a 67 chevelle. ha! 1st job? was A&P on pembroke rd.(in hs) then a linen service til drafted. but always had an interest in building things and followed paths to carpentry. one of the best outshoots of that was I began filming hs football 23 yrs ago and never stopped. Really enjoy it.