Northwest High School Alumni

Grand Island, Nebraska (NE)

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

Honored Military Alumni

Blane King
Blane King
Class of 1982
Navy, 4 Years

Joined navy in 1984. Went to Chicago for basic, and corps school training. Then onto Philadelphia Naval Hospital, where i spent my full four years and got my honorable discharge, and stayed in the big city
Brian Dills
Brian Dills
Class of 1992
Army, 16 Years

Douglas Lee Irvin
Douglas Lee Irvin
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20 Years

Entered service 5 months after High School. Bless to have traveled all over the world in Communications and IT.
Douglas Lee Mcneel
Douglas Lee Mcneel
Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years

TMC USN Retired
Eric Anderson
Eric Anderson
Class of 1989
Army, 8 Years

U.S. Army Medic and Nurse (Army Reserves active duty support. Assigned to the following chronologically: 328th General Hospital, Ft.Douglas/Salt Lake City, Utah; Ft. Leonardwood/Springfield, Missouri; Ft. Sam Houston/San Antonio, Texas, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center/Aurora, Colorado; 5502nd General Hospital/Aurora, Colorado, 21st General Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.) Honorable discharge almost 1 month before 9-11-2001.
jerome engel
jerome engel
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

11 y radio maint then 14 y foreward air control.
Michael R Williams
Michael R Williams
Class of 1971
Navy, 6 Years

3 Tours in the Med.
On the USS John F. Kennedy
3rd Class Signalman
robert Hershgeer
robert Hershgeer
Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years

Air traffic controller, 1970, Law Enforcement specialist 71< Sniper in Vietnam 71, Law enforcement instructor 72/73/74. Served as investigator in Middle east while stationed in Turkey.
rodney snell
rodney snell
Class of 1990
Army, 3 Years


Classmates Spotlight

Northwest High School Classmates

Joy Mccarthy
Class of '94

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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School News

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