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

Honored Military Alumni

Brad Lookingbill
Brad Lookingbill Class of 1987
National Guard, 6 Years
Field Artillery Combat Engineers
Ernest Williams
Ernest Williams Class of 1959
Air Force, 7 Years
Started the wear metal analysis program (SOAP) at Wichita Air Force Base. Traveled around the Country setting up Labs at various Air Force Bases. Spent 4 years in Regular Air Force and three years as a reserve Reached the rank of Tech Sargent..
jack l. dowdy
jack l. dowdy Class of 1958
Army Reserves, 6 Years
served three years in army reserve 95th div meeting in clinton ok with bacic training and summer camps in fort polk la. after moving to ca. in 1965 served three years in airforce reserves with meetings at march afb in riverside ca.
Tammy (Lewis) Gauss
Tammy (Lewis) Gauss Class of 1986
Air Force, 20+ Years
US Air Force in 1996 as an Active Duty service member. My first duty station was Minot AFB, North Dakota. From there we moved to McGuire AFB, New Jersey (now known as Joint Base McGuire-Dix-:Lakehurst, NJ). I left AD in 2008, to join the New Jersey Air National Guard for family reasons but it did allow me the opportunity to continue my military career and I was able to retire after 21 years of Honorable service. I am very thankful and grateful for the opportunities that I had in the service, God is good.

Classmates Spotlight

Merritt High School Classmates

Shane Peffer
Class of '88

Alumni Stories

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School News

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