Whitehaven High School Alumni

Memphis, Tennessee (TN)

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

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Honored Military Alumni

Alicia Mason Walters
Alicia Mason Walters
Class of 1990
Air Force, 21 Years

Civil Engineer, Retired MSgt
Bill Linyard
Bill Linyard
Class of 1948
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Supply Sgt
bruce
bruce
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 2 Years

viet nam vet. scout/sentry dog handler
James Edward Bodamer
James Edward Bodamer
Class of 1954
Navy, 20+ Years

Captain Bodamer was commissioned as an Ensign after completion of the NROTC program and upon graduation from the University of Mississippi (1958) He holds a Master of Science degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1968). He has served in Port Hueneme, CA., New London, CT., Winter Harbor,MA., Futima, Okinawa, Rota, Spain, Guam, Viet Nam, Diego Garcia. Under his Command the Naval Mobile Construcion Battalion-74 was the best Seabee battalion in the Atlantic Fleet for 1973. Capt. Bodamer has been awarded the Navy Commendation with a Combat V, the Navy Achievement Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, Vietnam Technical Service Medal, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. James retired as a Captain in the Navy.
Karl Chambless
Karl Chambless
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 9 Years

1st and 3rd Force Reconnaissance Companies, 1st Marine Division (Vietnam 1966-1967); Special Agent, Counterintelligence (Vietnam 1969-1970)
kevin s.harris
kevin s.harris
Class of 1988
National Guard, 18 Years

2yrs 5mos overseas duty 1year combat duty in iraq .jobs skils cannon crewmember,tranportation specialist,and infantryman team leader.
LARRY M BRADING
LARRY M BRADING
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

2 yrs. Army Natl.Guard-cook
2 yrs. US Air Force-AeroSpaceGround Power Repairman-Fire Dept. Clerk
ollie nelson
ollie nelson
Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 10 Years

me w/my sons
Ollie Nelson
Ollie Nelson
Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 10 Years

honorable
Steve Wiles
Steve Wiles
Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Retired 1st Sgt

Classmates Spotlight

Whitehaven High School Classmates

H. Fletcher Riffey
Class of '61

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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School News

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