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
Bob Ferguson Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years Sgt. 1966 to 1970
Dale Krohn Borchert Class of 1963
Air Force, 3 Years Served in the Air Force as an accounting specialist (thanks to my teachers at NLHS) at March AFB, Riverside, CA., which evolved into my career in accounting, in the private sector, until my retirement in 2010.
frank h flora Class of 1968
Coast Guard, 20+ Years Joined the Coast Guard on july 29, 1968 and retired from the Coast Guard as Master Chiief on july 1 1993.
Glenn E. Olsen Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years Drafted into Marine Corps Dec-65 , Left work to join Marines and the the Air Force Recruiter made me an offer I couldn't refuse 4-6 months more of being a civilian,,Lackland AFB,Amarillo (Tech-School)AFB,Airframe Repairman-Reese AFB-Military Drivers License-Aux Air Police, Nha Trang Air Base, Pleiku, Kon Tum ,Dak To and Charleston AFB. Wanted to reenlist but Sharon (Meuse) Olsen (Y'all remember HER - class of 66 ) said "NO Way We're going home....So I went back to work @ EB.
Kenneth W. Greenwald Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years Loring AFB, Me; Elmendorf AFB, Ak; Minot AFB,ND; Ubon RTAFB, Thailand; Randolph AFB, Tx.
Larry Scanlon Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years Chief First Sergeant
LaWanna Green - Viers Class of 1989
Air Force, 19 Years MSgt LaWanna Green-Viers is a first sergeant in the Air Force, she graduated from New London High in 1989. As a student she ran indoor and outdoor track, she was a member of the student council, drama club, choir and spanish club. In 2007, MSgt LaWanna Green-Viers served 5 months in Kuwait City, Kuwait to help protect our nation. During her time in Kuwait she was nominated as Non-commissioned officer of the month, ministered to several soldiers of all branches of service, as guest speaker for two Gospel Festivals, weekly tea parties for women of all branches of service, and she was selected as the spokesperson for the women's day program for the US Army. MSgt LaWanna Green-Viers was selected to speak in both Army and Air Force chapels throughout Kuwait.
Quintus Wrighten Class of 1977
Air Force, 3 Years USAF SECURITY FORCES
Richard Geltzer Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years I was drafted into the Army in 1966 and spent most of my tour in Heidelberg, Germany. I was a Specialist 5 when I was discharged in June of 1968.
Robert Perry Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years Counterintelligence Special Agent MOS 97B
Robert Perry Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years Nov 68 to Mar 90. Counterintelligence Special Agent MOS 97B. Ft Dix, NJ, Ft Holabird, MD, Korea, Ft Meade, MD, DLISW (North Vietnamese), Laos, Ft Meade, MD, Ft Monroe, VA, Japan, Ft Huachuca, AZ, Korea, Ft Huachuca, AZ, Panama.
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50th reunion set for Aug. 5, 2017
at La Luna Ballroom in the Holiday Inn. Please contact Laura Rosenberg Berman for details (Berwoman@comcast.net).