Edison High School Alumni

Alexandria, Virginia (VA)

Military Alumni

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

Honored Military Alumni

BRANDON WHITTINGTON
BRANDON WHITTINGTON
Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years

FT. BENNING (BASIC)GA.
FT. McCLELLAN,AL.
1 TOUR VIETNAM
FT. RILEY,KS
Charles Eldridge
Charles Eldridge
Class of 1970
Army, 8 Years

Recovery spec. tank mech. and driver wheeled vehicle mech. and driver
Chuck Rumsey
Chuck Rumsey
Class of 1982
Army, 8 Years

95BA9 Military Police K-9 Handler
CW2 Douglas Brown retired
CW2 Douglas Brown retired
Class of 1968
Army, 5 Years

2 Tours in Vietnam Nam as Air Cav Scout Pilot
Warwagon 13 1970-71
Sabre 15 1972
3 Distinguished Flying Crosses. Bronze Star ( w/M for service during “Easter Offensive of 1972”), 2 Purple Hearts,31 Air Medals (3 w/V )
Dan Conrad
Dan Conrad
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Public Affairs Senior NCO
Dan Conrad
Dan Conrad
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Public Affairs - McChord AFB, Wash.; Hickam AFB, Hawaii; Andrews AFB, Md.; RAF Fairford, UK; Bolling AFB, DC; Fairchild AFB, Wash. Retired 1998.
David Kohler
David Kohler
Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served with 2nd bl 12th Marines 3rd MarDiv in Okinawa, Japan. Also, with Marine OCS training company Quantico, Va. Marine Barracks security company Norfolk, Va.
David L. Nelson
David L. Nelson
Class of 1964
Army, 6 Years

Fort Benning (Basic), Ga
Fort Lee, Va
Chu Lai, RVN, Americal Div.
Germersheim, FRG
White Sands Missile Range, N.M.
Donald B Donaghy
Donald B Donaghy
Class of 1969
Navy, 12 Years

Cryptological Tech.
Doug Hastings
Doug Hastings
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

U.S. Navy Hospital Corps, Fleet Marine Force, Aviation Warfare
Edward (Steve) Wilkinson
Edward (Steve) Wilkinson
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

Basic- Ft. Benning, GA
AIT- Ft. Belvoir, VA
8th BN/61st ADA, 2nd Inf. Division, Camp Casey, Korea
Edward John Matthews III
Edward John Matthews III
Class of 1983
Army, 3 Years

Military Police, Fort Benning Georgia
Edward R Hughes
Edward R Hughes
Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 4 Years

1978-1982
Golf Co 2/8 Weapons Platoon MOS-0351
Camp Lejeune, NC
Floyd (Don) Wright
Floyd (Don) Wright
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

Infantry, Airborne, Special Forces, retired reserves 29 years, served in US, Germany, RVN, Panama, Honduras.
garry tarvin
garry tarvin
Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 4 Years

marine corps days
James F Bailey
James F Bailey
Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years

Tactical Air Control Party (TACP)
James L. Ward
James L. Ward
Class of 1969
Navy, 5 Years

Navy Boot Camp, Orlando, FL, 1976; Naval Officer Candidate School, Newport, RI, 1977; Gunnery Officer, USS Plymouth Rock, 1977-1978; Naval Gunfire Liaison Officer, USMC Camp Pendleton, CA, 1978-1981. Semper Fi.
Joseph P. Smith
Joseph P. Smith
Class of 1965
Army, 21 Years

Berlin Germany 1967-1969, Vietnam 1969-1970, Frankfurt Germany 1971-1972. Joined Army reserves 1984-2000 80th Training Div. as an instructor 1984-1994 Alexandria.Va, 108th Div. 1994-2000 Personal Clerk Durham,NC. Retired May 2000.
Ken Ostrye
Ken Ostrye
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

U.S. Army Signal Corps
Kenneth J Ostrye
Kenneth J Ostrye
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

MOS 34B2T - don't ask ... I got lucky and had to fight the VietNam war in Germany; Bar to Bar, best beer in the world!
Kimberly Johnson
Kimberly Johnson
Class of 2000
Army, 6 Years

5 Years of Active Duty with the 3rd BCT, 101st Airborne Divistion, Air Assault. 1 Year of Reserves with the Defense Logictics Agency.
Maria (Hamlin) Sandoval
Maria (Hamlin) Sandoval
Class of 1995
Navy, 5 Years

Mineman Third Class Petty Officer. MOMAU Eleven, USS Kingfisher (MHC-56), SCRMC
Mark Baldwin
Mark Baldwin
Class of 1971
Navy, 6 Years

Navy Nuclear Power Schools in MD and NY, then ~4 yrs on USS South Carolina (CGN-37). Reactor & propulsion plant operations.
Mark Meyen
Mark Meyen
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Vietnam 69-70
Signal Corps
Spent last 18 months at DIA, The Pentagon
Mark Meyen
Mark Meyen
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Cryptography Geek

Ft Benning, GA
Ft Monmouth, NJ
Tan Son Nhut, RVN
Long Binh, RVN
DIA - Pentagon, VA
Arlington Hall, VA
Robert Cundiff
Robert Cundiff
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Served with the 32nd Army Air Defense Command Group in Wurzburg, Germany, 1968-1971
Ryland (Tom) Dodge
Ryland (Tom) Dodge
Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 28 years as a Surface Warfare Officer and a Public Affairs Officer in the U.S. Navy
SSGT Calvin Zehring
SSGT Calvin Zehring
Class of 1970
Army, 21 Years

vietnam , retired 1988
Steven Rhodes
Steven Rhodes
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Served 26 years with Army Airborne and Special Operations units at Fort Bragg and in the Middle East
Teri Dillon Shuenemann
Teri Dillon Shuenemann
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Active duty USAF 1970-74..Reserves 1986-1993..Flight nurse Desert Storm

Classmates Spotlight

Edison High School Classmates

Phil Rizzo
Class of '71

Alumni Stories

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School News

Passing of Russell Hall

Russell Hall was an English professor from the late sixties to the early eighties at Edison.
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Our Edison High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Edison High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Alexandria are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!