Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Ballard High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Bruins lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Bill Milligan
Bill Milligan Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
I served in the Marine Corps as a tank crewmember and in the Air Force as an air rescue/Structure firefighter and an F-15/F-111 avionics technician. I retired from active duty in November 2000 as a SNCO. I had assignments all over the world to include two four-year tours in Europe and service in the Middle East during Desert Storm and Southern Watch.
Doug Carter
Doug Carter Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years
Spent 8 years on active duty, 2 years on active reserve and presently 23 years with the Naval Cadet program.
JIMMY BAKER Class of 1977
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Kevin Hillard
Kevin Hillard Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired after 25 years Active Duty in the U.S. Navy Seabees. Saw the world, but I'm glad to be back home.
Lamont Butler
Lamont Butler Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Retired after 20+ years in the army.
Matt Pursell
Matt Pursell Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served as a Data Networks Specialist in the Marine Corps.
Michael W. Say
Michael W. Say Class of 1996
Army, 8 Years
Michael served as a radio communications repairer. He graduated Airborne School-Ft. Benning, Air Assault school-Ft. Campbell and exited the Army as a Seargent.
Neena Murphy Martin
Neena Murphy Martin Class of 1991
Air Force, 7 Years
-- US Air Force Active Duty (4 years) as an Intelligence Analyst in a Joint Military Service environment at NSA (Fort Meade, MD). -- US Air Force Reserves (3 years) as a paralegal at Andrews Air Force Base (AFB), MD.
ray huff
ray huff Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Personnel Specialist Senior Chief (E-8); Manage the Navy Pay system.
Rich Link
Rich Link Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Went to USNA following Ballard and was a Naval Aviator for 21 years following graduation from there.

Classmates Spotlight

Ballard High School Classmates

Todd Smith
Class of '99

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