The Marblehead Gridiron Club would like to recognize all past players that served in the United States Armed Forces. The following played football for Marblehead High School, answered their nation's call, and made the supreme sacrifice for their country.
World War II
Operation Enduring Freedom
NOTE: Our information is incomplete, so we offer our sincere apologies for any errors and omissions.
Killed in North Africa
2nd Marines, killed in action at Tarawa, November 1943.
1st Lt.Richard Messinger
Killed test piloting a captured German jet (like the one shown here).
8th Army Air Corp, B-17 pilot, shot down over Germany in July 1944
Staff Sargent Christopher Piper
June 2005, Afganistan