Recent Members

Brandi Asencio 1998
David Kahn 1998
Donald Smith 1998
Helen Mcqueen 1986
J.k. Jones 1999
Joann Johnson 1959
Michael Steck 1971
Zach Garza 2012

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

Honored Military Alumni

Aaron Sheppard
Aaron Sheppard
Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Weatherman in the 10th marine unit, served in Iraq two times.
Art Ascencio
Art Ascencio
Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Desert Storm Veteran

Semper Fi
Billy Webb
Billy Webb
Class of 1990
Army, 16 Years

I joined in 1991 and love ever day of it. I have deployed several times to include Haiti, Kosovo, Afghanistain and Iraq. I look foward to making it back home for a visit.
Brandon Dobbs
Brandon Dobbs
Class of 1997
Army, 6 Years

98-04 OEF VETERAN
Brian Hunter Warren
Brian Hunter Warren
Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years

Master-At-Arms, Petty Officer Second Class currently stationed aboard the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
Clarence Harris
Clarence Harris
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Aircraft technician during Vietnam era.
Served at Reece AFB, Texas, Chanute AFB, Illinois, Udorn, Thailand, McDill AFB, Florida, Lackland AFB, Texas, Randolph AFB, Texas, Vance AFB, Oklahoma, Kadena AFB, Okinawa, and Dyess AFB,Texas. I am exceptionally proud to have served my country. God Bess America!
david williams
david williams
Class of 1987
Navy, 8 Years

Jet Engine Mechanic .. Naval Air Station Miramar.. San Diego California.. 1988-1991
Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Washington.. 1991-1995
David Wright
David Wright
Class of 1979
Army, 13 Years

82nd Airborne
Donald W. Williams
Donald W. Williams
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

Attended OCS at Ft. Gordon, GA & received a commission as 1LT, US Army Signal Corps, 1966. Served as Communications Center Officer in Germany. Separated from active duty in 1969.
Edward "Bo" McInroe
Edward "Bo" McInroe
Class of 2003
Navy, 6 Years

Served 9 month tour of the Gulf of Oman.
Aviation Electronics Engineer Tech-E4
Edward (Bo) Mcinroe
Edward (Bo) Mcinroe
Class of 2004
Navy, 5 Years

was a fire controlman for 1 year in the navy and an aviation electronics technician my other 4
Gina Stuckey
Gina Stuckey
Class of 1986
Navy, 5 Years

Spent 2 years as a non-designated in Japan (where I ran into chuck chick from our class!), then went to virginia to tech school for Operations specialist -- using radar to plot courses, and track subs, planes and missiles. Remember the movie, "Hunt for Red October"? My job was like the ones that wrote backwards on the clear boards.
Gina Stuckey
Gina Stuckey
Class of 1986
Navy, 5 Years

Operations specialist during the first Desert Storm.
Gina Stuckey
Gina Stuckey
Class of 1986
Navy, 5 Years

Served as Operations Specialist during first gulf war.
GLORIA MULDUN
GLORIA MULDUN
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

ARMY WAC SERVED WITH CORP OF ENGINEERS SCHOOL
Gordon Cooper
Gordon Cooper
Class of 1993
Army, 15 Years

Deployed several times to help defend the country against the Global War On Terrerisom
Henry Howk
Henry Howk
Class of 1987
Navy, 4 Years

US Navy Aviation Electronics Technician, served 4 years as a "Tomcat Tech" working on the F-14A with the VF-102 Diamondbacks onboard USS America CV-66 and at NAS Oceana VA from 88-92. Desert Shield Desert Storm 90-91
James Wright
James Wright
Class of 1986
Army, 12 Years

machinist
Jamie Valentine
Jamie Valentine
Class of 2005
Army, 3 Years

Operation Iraqi Freedom 4
Jimmy Crawford
Jimmy Crawford
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

Two tours -Vietnam-

Classmates Spotlight

Merkel High School Classmates

Brandi Asencio
Class of '98

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Merkel High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Badgers.

School News

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Our Merkel 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 Merkel High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Merkel are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!