Sloan Childers ’65

9 September 2013

Class: 1965

Deceased: December 4, 1991

Sloan Childers attended Carleton for two years and then transferred to the University of Oklahoma where he received a degree in petroleum engineering in 1965.  At Oklahoma he joined the Navy ROTC program.  After his commissioning as an ensign, he received a Master’s degree and then served a tour of duty with the Navy.  Following military service he built a career in New Orleans where he designed offshore oil platforms.

Childers died Dec. 4, 1991 and was survived by a wife and two sons.

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