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 Neligh-oakdale High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Warriors lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
Barbara Jean Murray Class of 1976
Army, 8 Years Signal Corps 1984-1992
David Ehlers Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years Chief Master Sergeant David Ehlers entered the military the summer after HS - stayed 4 years then moved back to Neligh where he farmed and did a few other things. He re-enlisted almost 2 years later and enjoyed a career filled with many experiences â€“ retiring in 2007. David had numerous (18) assignments and also saw a lot more of the world during temporary jobs. He also held a variety of leadership, technical, management, contingency, operational and staff positions; initially working in aircraft maintenance (4+ yrs); then in Civil Engineer Units to include Engineering (Drafting/Surveying/Inspection), Environmental, Emergency Management, and Construction/Facility/Utility Operations . His last job in Hawaii had him on the road for a week or more every month throughout the Pacific (Alaska, Japan, Korea, Guam, etc.) as well as the mainland - the most interesting of which was his time in Palau working with the Navy and AF Civic Action Teams (conducting community construction, apprentice training, medical assistance, and community relations programs).
Kenneth Hildreth Class of 1952
Air Force, 4 Years 1952-1956 2 1/2 yrs in england
Patrick Flenniken Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years Automatic Tracking Radar Technician, served in Viet Nam, Thialand, Korea and Guam Overseas. Stateside Colorado, Louisiana, Nevada, Wyoming and Montana
Roderick Evans Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years "Never floated an inch" Aviation ASW Crewmember/Technician/Maintenance Chief/Division Chief/Task Leader 2700+ flight hours/50 states/37 countries
Scott Schindler Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years MSgt Scott Schindler joined the Air Force sbout a tear after graduating from Neligh. He entered as a Crew Chief (aircraft mechanic) which offered the opportunity to travel around the world extensively throughout his carreer. He met his wife Lanee while stationed at Altus AFB Ok, they have been married 17 years and have two sons, Tyker 13 and Cameron 9. He and his family are currently stationed at McConnell AFB Wichita Ks.
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