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

Honored Military Alumni

Brad Hanenkratt
Brad Hanenkratt
Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired 2008 DAV
Cody Len Etter
Cody Len Etter
Class of 2006
Army, 4 Years

Abrams Tank Driver.
George Laker
George Laker
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

Computer Operator, mainframe job scheduling Specialist
Harold Gottke
Harold Gottke
Class of 1981
Navy, 9 Years

Cryptologic Technician Maintenance
Stationed in Pensacola, FL
Edzell, Scotland
Camp Smith, Hawaii
John (Miki) Coffelt
John (Miki) Coffelt
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

Navy Diver Master Chief Master Diver (ret.)
Keith Proxmire
Keith Proxmire
Class of 1982
Air Force, 4 Years

USAF 82-86,4active /2inactive, GaArmy National Guard/ US Army 90-92
Kris Mericle
Kris Mericle
Class of 1979
Army, 12 Years

US ARMY [ INFANTRY ]
Matt Reighter
Matt Reighter
Class of 1992
Navy, 12 Years

Served aboard the USS Belleau Wood; an Amphibous Assault Ship while it was in Sasebo,Japan. I also served as an Intellenge Specialist where I served in Somalia during Operation United Shield. Left active duty and served in ACB-2 Det 205 otherwise known as Amphibous Construction Battalion 2 Dettachment 205.
Scott Crisp
Scott Crisp
Class of 1993
Army, 16 Years

in Afghanistan
Suzanne Laney
Suzanne Laney
Class of 2015
Navy, 5 Years

2015 Graduate of Paulding
Tim Jones
Tim Jones
Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 4 Years

3600 whiskey x- ray (mechanic)
Willie K. Copeland, Sr
Willie K. Copeland, Sr
Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years

Airborne Military Police
Major (Retired )

Classmates Spotlight

Paulding High School Classmates

Saskia Mellen
Class of '85

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Paulding High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Panthers.

School News

Do you have any news to share? Keep our classmates informed on news and current events! Please post all reunion information in the reunion area.

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