Charles Anthony Kruse (1920-1976). He attended both the University of Washington and Seattle University and was a graduate from the University Of Louisville School of Medicine in 1944. He had an internship in Seattle Washington from 1944-1945 and then obtained his license for the practice of Medicine and Surgery in 1945 at Washington State. He attended the Trudeau School of Tuberculosis at Saranac Lake, New York and then was ordered to active duty in the US Army Medical Corps in 1945-1946. His areas of research and expertise focused on scuba diving and its medical aspects.