Walter Melvin Enger was a member of the Uni High Class of 1931. In his time at Uni, Enger was a member and leader of many clubs and plays. Some of these included being a member of the Hi-Y club, Thimble Theatre Guild, and Uni High orchestra, as well as being the Glee Club President.
After graduating from Uni, Enger attended the University of Illinois, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree. Enger then went on to join the Navy and eventually became a Rear Admiral. Enger served in the Navy for 30 years, before retiring at the age of 59. Post-retirement, Enger became the vice president of De Leuw, Cather & Co., which is an engineering firm. For more information about Enger’s Naval career, see below.