Ernest O. Pederson (deceased)
Year Inducted: 1968
Born: April 3, 1907, Berlin, NH
Died: January 8, 1992, Springfield, MA
Ernest Perderson was a great four event skier and enjoyed much success as a ski jumper in the 1920's He won many titles including the national intercollegiate ski jumping title in 1929.
He was a member of the famous 10th Mountain Division serving as Regimental Director of the 87th Mountain Infantry Ski School. He saw action in Europe and remained in the army, retiring as a Colonel in 1967.