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

Honored Military Alumni

Douglas O. Culver
Douglas O. Culver Class of 1954
Air Force, 20+ Years
I was a dental technician in the USAF. I am very proud of my military service.
Jeff MacKenzie
Jeff MacKenzie Class of 1972
Army, 6 Years
Maryland Army National Guard small weapons repair. Work some with captured Russian equipment.
Kristine Smith
Kristine Smith Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 4 Years
I was in Squadron HMM-261 in S-4 (Embarkation and Logistics), went to Kuwait and Iraq for Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2004.
Mary Baker Pridgen
Mary Baker Pridgen Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years
Served 3 years in Frankfurt, Germany
Michael Smith
Michael Smith Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years
Served as a computer tech for the 47th Comm Group & US Space Command in Colorado Springs, CO
Michael Smith
Michael Smith Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years
Computer Engineer 47th Comm Group
Ray Murphy
Ray Murphy Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 6 Years
After a tour in Viet Nam returned to the East Coast, and traveled this side of the country.
Shannon Poe
Shannon Poe Class of 1975
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired in 1997 after 21 years. Currently work and deploy with the Marines providing technical guidance with UH1Y and AH1Z helicopters.
walter (buddy) Widdoes
walter (buddy) Widdoes Class of 1948
Army, 20+ Years
entered armed forces in 1952 as private, and retired with 32 years of continuous service in 1983 as a brigadier general.
walter h. (buddy) Widdoes
walter h. (buddy) Widdoes Class of 1948
Army, 20+ Years
Entered the U.S. Air Force in 1952 as a private. Reached the rank of sgt first class and rec'd a direct commission as a 2nd lieutenant. Rose to the rank of brigadier general and retired in 1983 with over 30 years of military service

Classmates Spotlight

Elkton High School Classmates

Gloria Lofthouse
Class of '67

Alumni Stories

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School News

1984 Class Ring Found

A 1984 Elkton High School class ring has been found. If you lost your ring please contact me at bcopson@wilmingtonde.go...
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