Military Alumni

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

Honored Military Alumni

Andrew (Drew) Reichelderfer
Andrew (Drew) Reichelderfer Class of 2008
National Guard, 2 Years
Drew's unit is the 1485th Transportation unit of Coshocton. Drew and his older brother Tony (1994) alumni are scheduled to leave for Iraq in June of 09. Tony will be going back for his second tour. Also, things might change and one or both may not have to go, but as of December they are going.
Andrew Reichelderfer
Andrew Reichelderfer Class of 2008
National Guard, 1 Years
Andrew is at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. to finish his ait and shuld return after six weeks to go to muskingum college
Anita (Hothem) Lillibridge
Anita (Hothem) Lillibridge Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years
I proudly served for 23 years as an aircraft mechanic on P-3C aircraft and H-60S helicopters. Some of my favorite travels include those to Sicily, Italy, France, Iceland, and Puerto Rico. I have been to many other places and supported OEF/OIF onboard the USS Wasp and USS Iwo Jima. I hung my boots up January 2011 to move on to my new occupation at Amazon in Chattanooga, TN.
anthony Reichelderfer
anthony Reichelderfer Class of 1994
National Guard, 12 Years
served in IRAQ for twelve months Honduras for six months current rank is a SGT.
Dale Postel
Dale Postel Class of 1979
Army, 10 Years
Proudly served tours in the states , Germany and Desert Storm.
Dan Davis
Dan Davis Class of 1986
Navy, 7 Years
Served 3 years aboard USS Coral Sea CV43 working in the the CVIC. 4 year at FICEURLANT/AIC working SpecOps Intel.
David Strohl
David Strohl Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served 4 years in usmc,served 8 months in Iraq.
Douglas Pirolozzi
Douglas Pirolozzi Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years
Was a cook on a ship. Traveled to Hong Kong, Kenya Africa, Perth Australia, and several other Countries.
Gary Eckelberry
Gary Eckelberry Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
Aircraft Mechanic over four jet engines-B-52 and KC-135. Spent 23 months in Southeast Asia at Utapao AFB in Thailand as crew chief on B-52's during Vietnam War.
Greg Caudill
Greg Caudill Class of 1981
Army, 6 Years
combat medic station in ft hood,tx 1st Cav then to Mainz,Germany 8th Infintry awarded expert field medical badge and winner 12 mile run. honorable discharge
Jacinta Rose Hill
Jacinta Rose Hill Class of 2000
Navy, 5 Years
CTR Cryptologic Technician Collection (In a nutshell)--- Military Intelligence
Jacinta Rose Hill (Brill)
Jacinta Rose Hill (Brill) Class of 2000
Navy, 5 Years
Joined the Navy on June 6, 2000. Job name..CTR Cryptologic Tech. Collection. Basically, monitoring info. systems and equipment. Served through June 6, 2005. Was stationed on Ft. George G. Meade, MD. on 9-11 (@ the NSA building). Last Duty Station was Kunia, HI. Made Lompoc, CA. home.
JACKIE (HILL) TAGAROPOULOS
JACKIE (HILL) TAGAROPOULOS Class of 1998
Coast Guard, 5 Years
SEARCH AND RESCUE, HOMELAND SECURITY, ICE RESCUE, AND AIDS TO NAVIGATION
JACKIE (HILL) TAGAROPOULOS
JACKIE (HILL) TAGAROPOULOS Class of 1998
Coast Guard, 5 Years
SEARCH AND RESCUE, HOMELAND SECURITY, ICE RESCUE, AND AIDS TO NAVIGATION
Jeremiah Savage
Jeremiah Savage Class of 2000
Army, 6 Years
Operation Iraqi Freedom, Served in the 173rd in Italy for 2 years
Joshua Brown
Joshua Brown Class of 2000
Air Force, 1 Years
Security Forces, San Antoni, Texas
Larry Freetage
Larry Freetage Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
23 years and still kicken.
Larry Taylor
Larry Taylor Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years
20 + years Navy Seabee 2 deployments to Iraq in 1991 and again in 2005-2006, 2 trips to Guam,2 trips to Spain and the rest of Europe retired a Chief
LCPL Cognion
LCPL Cognion Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 2 Years
I Was a scout sniper before i was injured and honorable discharged
Lisa (Lahna) Keller
Lisa (Lahna) Keller Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
I have been an officer in the Army for over 20 years and spent much of the last 10 at the Pentagon.

Classmates Spotlight

Ridgewood High School Classmates

Darla Moore
Class of '90

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School News

Class of 1979 Reunion

Our 30th Class Reunion will be held at Schumaker Farms located in West Lafayette on Saturday June 7th at 6:00 pm. Meat ...
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