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 Reading Memorial High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Rockets lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
Bill Witt Class of 1962
Army, 4 Years Enlisted after mom and dad divorced and money for college dried up. Ended up in communications (signal) and was posted to Kaiserlautern (Ktown) Germany. Ramstein AFB and Landsthul medical center are about 5 miles away. This is where a lot of the Irag and Afganistan wounded are treated before being shipped to the U.S. I married my wife there and came home with my "schatzi" and 2 kids.
Dick "Dutch" Crabbendam Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years Missle Guidance & Control Systems; First Sergeant
Earl Thompson Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years submarines, guided missle cruiser, radioman school. Enlisted in reserves in 1976. From scotland to the mediterranean. Honorable discharge as 3rd class radioman.
Frederick "Buddy" Rohwedder Class of 1967
Air Force, 6 Years Captain USAF Dental Corps
John Reddington Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years Germany 1969. Vietnam 1969-1970. Combat engineers in the Central Highlands.
Mark Stanley Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 4 Years Boot Camp- Paris Island, SC ITS- Camp Lejune, NC Served at Camp Pendleton until Discharge. 0331/51. S-2 Intelligence Headquarters and Service Company.
Scott Jacobsen Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years Strike Fighter Pilot & Defense Attache to Greece
Stephen W. Mitchell Class of 1965
Army, 4 Years Asmara, Eritrea Phu Bai, Vietnam 67-68
Thomas Fosdick Rankin Class of 1965
Air Force, 15 Years Air Force Civil Engineering Officer, 3 years active duty,1970-1973, 12 years reserve 1973-1985.
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Scott Dugan passed away in 12/12. =(