This Day In History: 1943-06-18
At the thirty-fifth annual Commencement ceremonies of the Ramsey High School, 149 diplomas were awarded, several of them in absentia. Three of the thirteen servicemen in the graduating class received furloughs to be able to graduate with the class: Pvt. George Keeney, Seaman Second Class James Remo, and Corp. Stephen Megles. The other ten were less fortunate: Paratrooper Stiles Thomas, John Micik, James Ward, and John Edwards, Army, George Terwilliger, Marines, George Christman, Kenneth De Ferrari, William Marti, Charles Schubert, and Joseph Shedler, Navy.
Creighton Hill was Class President and Ruth Meisse was Valedictorian. (Bristow)