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

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Honored Military Alumni

Adrienne L. Curney
Adrienne L. Curney
Class of 1983
Army, 3 Years

Administrative Specialist
Alan L. Murphy
Alan L. Murphy
Class of 1959
Air Force, 4 Years

Military Police Officer with duty assignments in Texas, Greenland, Louisiana, and Dayton, Ohio
Allen Pinkley
Allen Pinkley
Class of 1996
Air Force, 9 Years

Radar Tech Duty Assignments: 96-97 Keesler AFB, MS - Tech School 97-99 Tyndall AFB, FL - 325th CS 99-02 Hill AFB, UT - 84th RADES 02-05 Travis AFB, CA - 60th C
Andrea Dodd (McArthur)
Andrea Dodd (McArthur)
Class of 2000
Air Force, 11 Years

Paralegal
Andrew Boylan
Andrew Boylan
Class of 1989
Army, 10 Years

Stationed in Europe and Ft. Bragg, NC. Served in Somalia.
Anthony Kendall
Anthony Kendall
Class of 1994
Air Force, 5 Years

Staff Sergeant F-16 Avionic Systems Technician Aviano Air Base, Italy
Bernie Willi
Bernie Willi
Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Helicopter test pilot serving at Air Combat Command staff in Hampton VA. Recently promoted to Lieutenant Colonel
Bill Coopet
Bill Coopet
Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years

Comm Security, Illustrator, AF Advertising,
Bill Corder
Bill Corder
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

1966-1968. Armor
Brian Brandt
Brian Brandt
Class of 1997
Navy, 10 Years

June 1997-March 2007 as an Electronics Technician onboard USS Wasp(LHD-1) and at NCTAMS LANT Norfolk, VA.
Caleb C. Todd
Caleb C. Todd
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

1982-1986 sreved as a Cook. 1987-2004 served as an Infantryman Participated in Desert Shield/Storm and Iraqi Freedom. Retired in 2004
Carrie Dembroski Naegle
Carrie Dembroski Naegle
Class of 1990
Air Force, 8 Years

I served in the Air Force from February 1991 through November 1998 and was an Air Traffic Controller the entire time. I was stationed in Michigan and Utah.
Charles Griffin
Charles Griffin
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Dec 1979 - Sep 2002
Charles Griffin
Charles Griffin
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

22 years Air Force
Christopher Schibley
Christopher Schibley
Class of 1992
Army, 5 Years

3rd Special Forces Group Ft. Bragg North Carolina 1998 - 2003 Intelligence Analyst
D. William Collins, (Billy)
D. William Collins, (Billy)
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Vietnam veteran, (Recon)
Dan Gary Driggs
Dan Gary Driggs
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Lt Col-Safety Officer and Pilot- Flew Combat Rescue HH-3 from 1972-1976, C-141 Pilot 1978-1991, Chief of Safety Norton AFB, CA 1989-1991. Reitred Oct 1991
Dave Thayer
Dave Thayer
Class of 1978
Army, 6 Years

25th Infantry Division Schofield Barracks Honolulu Hawaii.
David
David
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Participated in Military Operations in Panama, Grenada, Irag.
David B Davies
David B Davies
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Drafted during Vietnam War, served 22 months at Rocky Mountain Arsenal as a Chemist/farmer, Sp 5.

Classmates Spotlight

Elyria High School Classmates

Mary Miranda
Class of '04

Alumni Stories

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School News

EHS Class of 1964

Our fiftieth reunion is August 1-3. There are events planned for all three days. Invitations and Information were sent...
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Our Elyria 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 Elyria High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Elyria are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!