Frederick W. Kulicke

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 17
National Memorial Panel / Row: West 32 / 80
Date of Birth: 23-Sep-1943
Neighborhood: East Falls
High School: William Penn Charter School
Street: The Oak Road
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: 2LT
Date of Casualty: 22-Feb-1969
Province of Casualty: Dinh Tuong
Kulicke enjoyed sailboat racing and sailing on his family�s 41-foot sailboat. One of his biggest thrills came in 1964 when the Constellation. of which he was a crew member, won the America�s Cup in four consecutive races. He graduated from William Penn Charter School and Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. He was a project engineer at his father�s company, Kulicke & Soffa Industries, in Fort Washington, before entering the Army in March 1968. The 25-year-old second lieutenant, an assistant operations officer, died in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam, on Feb. 22, 1969. He was survived by his parents and a brother.