Paul P. Weber, a native of Hill
Station, graduated in 1939 from Washington High School where he won four
varsity football letters on teams which had winning seasons.
Weber received a football scholarship to George Washington University in
Washington, D.C. and played one year on the freshman team and three on
the varsity. He entered the Marine Corps in 1943 and received a Silver
Star and two Purple Hearts for his involvement with the Fourth Marine
Division in the Iwo Jima invasion.
After being wounded overseas, he returned to George Washington where he
received a degree in 1947. He became a teacher and coach at Falls Church
High School in Fairfax County, VA. near Washington, serving as assistant
football coach for seven years, head coach for seven and athletic
director for 15 years until his retirement in June,1976.
The football stadium at Falls Church is named Paul Weber Stadium in his