Born in San Diego, CA on July 28, 1927. After serving in the Navy during WWII, Gamelle worked for a few years in the aeronautical industry as a mechanic. He then obtained his teaching credential from San Diego State College and for 32 years taught art and social studies in the public schools.
A lifelong resident of San Diego, he died on April 24, 2002.
In: Aero Space Museum (San Diego).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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