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

Honored Military Alumni

Bruce Poley
Bruce Poley Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
An F-4 pilot for 17 years. Stationed at most fixed wing Marine Corps Air Stations except Cherry Point or Kaneoe.
Charles Dean Lewis
Charles Dean Lewis Class of 1952
Army, 2 Years
Basic training Ft Bliss, Texas (1956); 2nd 8 Ft Jackson, SC; 82nd Airborne, Ft Bragg, N.C. Proud to have served my country! I am a member of "Sons of the American Revolution", who else out there is a member of SAR?
Dennis Chandler
Dennis Chandler Class of 1967
National Guard, 20+ Years
Joined the National Guard in Burlington in April 1970. Attended basic training at Ft Leonard Word MO and AIT at Ft Gordon GA. Worked full time guard from 1981 to 1989. Guard unit was activated in Jan. 1991 for Desert Storm and spent 5 months in Germany. Retired from the Army Reserve in 1996.
James Ochsner
James Ochsner Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Rank Major Counterintelligence combat tours in different conflicts
joe rhoades
joe rhoades Class of 1957
Army, 2 Years
Specialist 4th class in 52nd artillary batalion stationed in Hanau, Germany.
Kay Higginbotham
Kay Higginbotham Class of 1981
Air Force, 8 Years
Served stateside 4 years and overseas in Germany for 4 years. Started as orderly room specialist. Worked as administrative support for base inspector general and exercise evaluation teams US and joint eval teams. Last position was admin support for combat support group commander, Homestead AFB, Florida.
Lorenzo Velasquez
Lorenzo Velasquez Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years
1/59th ADA Germany 1rst Calvary Division Ft Hood Tx
Michael J. Robb
Michael J. Robb Class of 1972
Navy, 20+ Years
served on board nuclear submarines as an electrcian, also served in the US Air Force Reserves and retired.
Mike McCulloch
Mike McCulloch Class of 1981
Navy, 9 Years
Spent a total of 9 years in the USN, 1 year training as a Hospital Corpman, and Fleet Marine Force, 3 years with the USMC at Cherry point NC, and the last 5yrs at the Naval Medical Research Lab in Groton CT.

Classmates Spotlight

Burlington High School Classmates

Kyndee Davis
Class of '99

Alumni Stories

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