West Lafayette High School Alumni

West Lafayette, Indiana (IN)

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

Honored Military Alumni

Robert,( Bert) Coffman
Robert,( Bert) Coffman
Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 10 Years

Panama-Operation Just Cause, 1989.Kuwait-Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm,1990-1991. Somalia-Operation Restore Hope,1992.Bosnia-Operation Delibarate Force, 1995.
Dave Seaton
Dave Seaton
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Marine Corp Aviation
John Potts
John Potts
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Sergeant - Artillery - USMC
Kelly Murray
Kelly Murray
Class of 1982
Air Force, 3 Years

Nurse
Kenneth Craw
Kenneth Craw
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Weather Officer
Kenneth Craw, Jr.
Kenneth Craw, Jr.
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Retired Weather
Mary A. (Werderitsh) Bigelow
Mary A. (Werderitsh) Bigelow
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Entered AF as an optometrist with the rank of Captain in 1983. Separated in 1989. Served 2 years in AF reserve. Re-entered active duty in 1991. Retired in 2006 at the rank of Lt. Colonel.
Paul Joseph Di Fabio
Paul Joseph Di Fabio
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

Naval Aviation.
Robert H Fairman Jr
Robert H Fairman Jr
Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted 1963-1967, promoted to rank of E-4 and served as a medic. Commissioned 1975 as 1Lt, active duty Jan,1976 to Jan,1992, served as Operating Room Nurse and retired as a Major.
Robert H Fairman, Jr
Robert H Fairman, Jr
Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted in USAF 1963-67, medic. Re-entered USAF as 1st Lt in 1976 and retired as a Major in 1992.
Stephen B Taylor
Stephen B Taylor
Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years

1LT Airborne: 82nd & 173rd in Vietnam.
Thomas O. McConnell
Thomas O. McConnell
Class of 1948
Navy, 4 Years

Two years on USS Renville(1952-1954) two more as instructor U.S. Naval Academy (1954-1956), nine years in Naval Reserve, Commanding Officer Naval Reserve Security Group (1963-1965).

Classmates Spotlight

West Lafayette High School Classmates

Emily Thomas
Class of '48

Alumni Stories

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School News

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