Frank Weaver


Frank Weaver was born December 28, 1926 in Louisville, Kentucky and was educated in the local school systems.

Frank was drafted into the United States Armed Forces at the age of 18. He was sent to Camp Atterbury in Indiana for induction. From the induction center he was sent to Shepherd Field in Texas for his basic training. After completing basic he was assigned duty at Tuskegee Air Field in Tuskegee, Alabama.

While at Tuskegee Army Air Field, Frank served as a hangar chief and was also a B-25 engine mechanic.

Upon completion of his military obligation, Frank returned to Louisville and went to work for General Electric and remained there until his retirement 32 years later. Frank is presently involved in several organizations within his community including being a deacon in his church.

For the past 57 years, he has been married to his wife, Jewel Weaver. They have two children and several grandchildren.