WOODROW WILSON HIGH SCHOOL Alumni
BEN E. JOHNSON (1961)
Ben Johnson graduated from Wilson in 1961. He served in the Naval Reserve, active duty from 1961-64 and reserve from 1964-1993. Ben enlisted as a Communications Technician on active duty; made first class petty officer (E-6) in reserves prior to direct commission after graduation from PSU; served the entire progression of officer billets before commanding several Naval Reserve Units in the Washington DC area; and retired as a Commander (O-5).