Military Alumni

Military 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

Aaron Schmidgall
Aaron Schmidgall Class of 2004
Air Force, 2 Years
Currently based at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. Job is weights and measures.
Casey Schmidgall
Casey Schmidgall Class of 2002
Army, 3 Years
Currently based in Fort Hood, TX. Now serving 2nd tour in Iraq. Job is transportation.
Eric Miller
Eric Miller Class of 1994
Air Force, 11 Years
Currently Serving. Stationed at travis AFB, California
Gerald (Jerry) L. White
Gerald (Jerry) L. White Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Enlisted armorer 10 years (Pfc-SSgt), selected for Warrant Officer (W1-CWO 2) then selected for Limited Duty Officer (LDO), 1stLt-Major, in Ordnance field, mostly.
Joseph Doellman
Joseph Doellman Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Currently stationed in Iwakuni, Japan.
Joseph Soboul
Joseph Soboul Class of 1946
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired US Air Force (1946-1971). Radio operator instructor; Air Force recruiter; intelligence. Also, Federal Civil Service employee as Air Force Boys and Girls Club director.for 29 years (1973-2003)
Paul Nevitt
Paul Nevitt Class of 1956
Army, 5 Years
radio and teletype operator along the southeastern area of border of Germany.
Richard Preston
Richard Preston Class of 1988
Navy, 19 Years
LCDR Rich (Richie) Preston is a Surface Warfare Officer, Lead Instructor in Air Defense and Ballistic Missile Defense at Surface Warfare Officer School, Newport Rhode Island. Recently served as the Operations Officer onboard USS PORT ROYAL CG 73 out of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Completed numerous deployments to the Med, South China Sea and Arabian Gulf in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
Tim walker
Tim walker Class of 1985
Army, 6 Years
Served operation desert storm
Tresa McCoy
Tresa McCoy Class of 1977
Air Force, 8 Years
Medical Service Specialist
Ty Shaffer
Ty Shaffer Class of 2009
National Guard, 1 Years
233rd Military Police

Classmates Spotlight

Athens High School Classmates

Al Fulton
Class of '64

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