Chuck Geilenfeld
9th District Commander - Army

I was born in Algona, Iowa, belonged to the Algona VFW starting in 1970.  Transferred to Oelwein in 2016.  Retired funeral director, married to Barbara (Murphy) "my next door neighbor”.  Have three children, Kelly, Chuckie and Jill, 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.  Was in the U. S. Army from Jan. 1969 to Jan. 1971.  Was with the 101st airborne in Viet Nam from July 1969 to July 1970 infantry. Presently commander of Oelwein post 1725 and commander of District 9.  I’m 75 years old (03/07/1948).