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 Needham High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Rockets lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
bob morrissey Class of 1972
Army, 5 Years us army airborne ranger 101st airborne div
Brendan Kelly Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 1 Years Stationed in Iraq
DONALD CHARLTON Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years DURING THE VIETNAN WAR I SERVED IN THE PHILLLIPINES.
Howie Appel Class of 1965
Air Force, 17 Years Served active duty during Viet Nam in ND, AK, and IN. Served ANG at Wellesley ANG station, Served 2 years in AFRES at Hanscom AFB, and transferred to MacDill AFB, Tampa, Florida until 1992
James Reid Class of 1956
Marine Corps, 11 Years Chief Warrant Officer 02 Aviation Radar SectIon Chief '56 - '81
John W. Stevens Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years B-52 mechanic then flight training as pilot
Paul L Patterson Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years Navy carrier pilot with 6 extended deployments and over 700 carrier landings on 11 aircraft carriers. Final deployment was around the world from Norfolk, VA to Alameda, CA.
Richard W Stuart Class of 1955
Navy, 4 Years Navy air
Robert Brooks Class of 1956
Army, 3 Years Spent 2 1/2 years in Orleans, France as an enlisted man. Had several jobs including editor of the local military newspaper, The Orleans Item. Didn't care much for the Army; loved Paris.
STAN HUMPHREY Class of 1954
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired from USAF with the rank of Chief Master Sergeant after serving 24 years. Spent entire career in the Air Force Security Police/Security Forces. Served overseas in Korea and Vietnam. Received many awards and decorations during career.
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Ellen Sullivan Tate gone too soon
Ellen Marie Sullivan Tate was class of 1960. Ellen died Jan 22. 2014 while living in Lake Mary Fla. where she lived wit...