Northwood High School Alumni

Silver Spring, Maryland (MD)

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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Brian Keith Stillerman
Brian Keith Stillerman
Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served from 83-87 boot camp at Paris Island.Duty stations at Quantico and Okinawa, Japan. Attained rank of corpral E-4
CHRISTINA HUDSON
CHRISTINA HUDSON
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 18 Years

STATION IN JAPAN
David M. Kraut
David M. Kraut
Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years

Tactical Signal Corps and Operations NCO with Southern European Task Force at Vicenza, Italy
Eric Walker
Eric Walker
Class of 1978
Navy, 3 Years

Doctor of optometry for the United States Navy.
Gene Henley
Gene Henley
Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years

Joined the Air Force in 1964 thru 1968. Was a member of the Air National Guard at Andrews Air Force Base. Served time their for 2 years. I Was
sent to Myrtle Air Force Base in North Carolina for 2 years during Viet Nam era. Also trained at Amarillo Air Force Base, Texas and Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Got lucky not sent to Viet Nam.
Gene Henley
Gene Henley
Class of 1962
Air Force, 6 Years

Joined the Air National Guard at Andrews Air Force Base in Suitland, MD. 1964. Trained at Lackland, Tx. and Amarillo, TX. Reassigned in 1966 to Myrtle Beach Air Force Base in N.C.
Re-upped and served during the Pueblo Crisis
for another two years until the ship was released
Jim Heffner
Jim Heffner
Class of 1960
Army, 6 Years

Texas, Vietnam Germany
John L Conley
John L Conley
Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years

RM2 NAVFAC Grand Turk USS Northampton
USS Charles H Roan
Joseph A Galvagna Jr
Joseph A Galvagna Jr
Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Served 32 as Aviatio Ordnance Officer
Retired 2004 as a Chief Warrant Officer 3
Keith Cunningham
Keith Cunningham
Class of 1969
Navy, 5 Years

NAS Jax, TAD from Norfolk
Kenneth J. Springer
Kenneth J. Springer
Class of 1985
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Retired in 2011, after serving in the U.S. Navy for 12 years and U.S. Coast Guard for 8 years. Retired as a Food Service First Class Petty Officer/E-6.
Now makes his home in Chesapeake, VA.
Laure Luce
Laure Luce
Class of 1980
Army, 5 Years

US Army Nurse Corps. Served from 1997 to 2001.
Lawrence (Dan) Sheehy Jr.
Lawrence (Dan) Sheehy Jr.
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Basic: Ft. Bragg,NC
AIT: Ft. Monmouth,NJ
Viet Nam: 2-2-70 to 2-1-71
Ft. Huachuca,Az: 3-71 to 11-71
Mark Baird
Mark Baird
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Crew Chief/Plane Captain on the Sikorsky CH-53D helicopter. Attained the rank of Sergeant(E-5)
Mark Hughes
Mark Hughes
Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years

USAF Combat Control Team 1981-85
Marti Wulfow Garner
Marti Wulfow Garner
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as a SFC (E-7)
Marti Wulfow Garner
Marti Wulfow Garner
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Ft Bragg, Bergstrom AFB, MacDill AFB, RAF Alconbury, Charlottesville VA, Soto Cano AB Honduras, Ft Huachuca. Intel
Martin Ellett Thomas
Martin Ellett Thomas
Class of 1963
Navy Reserves, 6 Years

USS Forrestal 1967-1968 South China sea, Vietnam
Michael Brennan
Michael Brennan
Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Served as an artillery officer in the 1st Marine Division
Michael Lopes
Michael Lopes
Class of 1959
Navy, 4 Years

Served aboard 2 ships including a brand new guided missile destroyer- U.S.S. Sellers (DDG-11).
Participated in blockade of Cuba in 1962. Spent most of time in the Caribbean Sea area.
Finished duty aboard U.S.S. Everglades (AD-24)
which was a Destroyer Tender.

Classmates Spotlight

Northwood High School Classmates

Larry Neff
Class of '69

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