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

Honored Military Alumni

Bob jJohnston
Bob jJohnston Class of 1962
Navy, 5 Years
Entered Navy as enlisted Reservist, advancing to Navy OSC following college. Served as Officer for three years, the entire time stationed at the Pentagon.
Charles Bridwell
Charles Bridwell Class of 1956
Army, 9 Years
Major, Infantry
Fred Croaa
Fred Croaa Class of 1949
Army, 20+ Years
I was 3 years active duty, 9 years National Guard, 19years reserve. Retired as a Colonel.
John P. Tyson M.D.
John P. Tyson M.D. Class of 1955
Navy, 6 Years
USN Flight Surgeon
Patrick Daylong
Patrick Daylong Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
After graduating with honors -90%- and first in my class from Munitions Maintenance Specialist technical school I served two tours in South East Asia stationed in Thailand at U-Tapoa Air Force base in the munitions storage area where I loaded bombs with a rough-terrain forklift during my first tour. During my second tour I worked as a munitions inspector where I supervised a DOD test bomb program. After my first tour I was awarded the Air Force Commendation medal for my actions assisting a DOD accident inspection team investigating an accident in the bomb dump involving the explosion of 450 750 pound high explosive bombs when my relief forklift driver knocked two of the bombs off of the back of the stack causing a fire. The fire was caused by defective manufacturing by General Motors.
Shelton Wayne Cogdill
Shelton Wayne Cogdill Class of 2008
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Stationed in 29 Palms California but currently serving in Okinawa Japan.

Classmates Spotlight

Coleman High School Classmates

Ronald Wright
Class of '81

Alumni Stories

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School News

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