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Phil, 93, died May 10, 2021. He jumped at NCSB in 1949 and graduated from the University of Washington in 1951 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Phil worked for Westinghouse Electric and rose to the executive level. While working in Detroit, Michigan, he earned his MBA from Wayne State University. Phil grew up in Grand Coulee Dam, Washington, and was active in the Boy Scouts and loved the outdoors. He was in the Navy during WWII. Phil rookied with his brother, Jim, in the 1949 class at NCSB.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Rabideau, Phillip Adrian (North Cascades 1949)" (2021). Smokejumper Obituaries. 96.