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

Art Flanagan
Art Flanagan
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

Army 1968-1971
Bob Marr
Bob Marr
Class of 1997
Navy, 9 Years

Navy Submariner ET1(SS)
OIF ‘09
Medically retired ‘12
Dale B. Marshall
Dale B. Marshall
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired with Rank of MSgt / 1st Sargent of his Flight
Dale Houglan
Dale Houglan
Class of 1941
Army, 2 Years

Signal Corps
Dan Yett
Dan Yett
Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served from 1968 to 1988
David Graham
David Graham
Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years

Anti Submarine Warfare, VP-8, P3-A Aircraft, Patuxent River, Md.
Deborah Burchett
Deborah Burchett
Class of 1976
Air Force, 6 Years

Stationed at Peterson AFB, Colorado; Lajes, Azores; Kadena AFB, Okinawa, Japan; Offut AFB, Nebraska
Doug Bigley
Doug Bigley
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF - C141 Cargo Loadmaster for 11 years and Communications Systems Controller for 10 years.
Doug Collister
Doug Collister
Class of 1966
Air Force, 10 Years

Helicopter Para-Rescue
Gordon Houston
Gordon Houston
Class of 1940
Army, 4 Years

Served in WWII in France, Italy, N. Africa
Howard Maurice Lorton
Howard Maurice Lorton
Class of 1964
Navy, 7 Years

I enlisted in June '64; Went to Vietnam 1st. time '67; Last time '70; Was on USS Okinawa for Apollo 15, June of '71
james h white
james h white
Class of 1957
Army Reserves, 20+ Years

gunnery sgt. served in national guard as well..
Jeff Mansfield
Jeff Mansfield
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Recently retired after 2 tours in Iraq and over 21 years of service to his country
Jeff Mansfield
Jeff Mansfield
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Served as a network/ communications NCO for most of my career. Completed 2 tours in Iraq and served at various military bases around the world.
keith weaver
keith weaver
Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years

USS Indepdance CVA 62
Operational Inteligance
E5
Kelvin Kinnard
Kelvin Kinnard
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Served in Italy
Kenneth Archer
Kenneth Archer
Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years

Hawk Missile and Launcher Mechanic 100% DAV
Kenneth Prager
Kenneth Prager
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Drafted into the military when they did the number on your birthday system. Just lucky.
Marty Erwin
Marty Erwin
Class of 1978
Navy, 20+ Years

Worked in the Aviation field, Advanced Electronics, Special Operations
Michael A. Moore
Michael A. Moore
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

Lt.jg., Beach Jumper Unit One, 1969-72, Naval Spec. Warfare Group., San Diego, CA
Michael Ling
Michael Ling
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served USAF 1967-1989
Michael Skolnicki
Michael Skolnicki
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Retired and lovin' it!!!
randy lee moore
randy lee moore
Class of 1980
Air Force, 4 Years

medical nurse
Roger Houglan
Roger Houglan
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

Photo Interpreter in Viet Nam
Sue Rasor-Greenhalgh
Sue Rasor-Greenhalgh
Class of 1972
Army, 21 Years

Retired LTC
Army Medical Specialist Corps
Terry Theken
Terry Theken
Class of 1969
Air Force, 8 Years

United States Air Force Academy
Malmstrom AFB - Nuclear Missile Launch Officer
Thomas Steidel
Thomas Steidel
Class of 1966
Army, 5 Years

Captain, Signal Corps. Two consecutive shortened tours in Vietnam, with 69th Sig Bn 1st Sig Bde; then 39th Sign Bn USASTRATCOMSEA.
Virginia White
Virginia White
Class of 1979
Navy, 8 Years

2nd Class Petty Officer MedicalDental Corps attached to the 3rd Dental battalion.
William T Hodges
William T Hodges
Class of 1972
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired Chief Petty Officer (SKC). Station on Guam, Iceland, Guantanamo Bay Cuba, Charleston SC. Williamsburg and Norfolk VA. Uss Proteus (AS-19), USS Hunley (AS-31), USS Stump (DD-978).
Willis Bierly
Willis Bierly
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Captain
Zane Hansen
Zane Hansen
Class of 1984
Air Force, 6 Years

C-130 Crew Chief. Anderson AFB, Guam- Keesler AFB, Miss

Classmates Spotlight

Wadsworth High School Classmates

Robin Collins
Class of '72

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School News

For The WHS Grad (prior to 2012) Who Has Everything!

The Class of 1972 is selling bricks from the "old" WHS.
$5.00 each WITH a certificate of authenticity. ...
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Our Wadsworth 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 Wadsworth High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Wadsworth are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!