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
Billy L Jamerson Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years Served from 1969 to 1989 as a Aircaft Mechanice Supervisor retired as E-7
bradley goss Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years was in england in triland
david kleberg Class of 1988
Army, 4 Years 19D cav sct
Emily ONeil Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 4 Years Joined marine corp in 2007
Floyd Schwerin Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years Retired U.S. Navy Served in.......Yokosuka Japan; Pensacola, FL; Norfolk, VA; San Diego, CA; Virginia Beach, VA
Gary Nicks Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 2 Years Cpl. and a squard leader in a rifle company. 2nd Battalion 4th Marine regiment 3rd Marine Divison.
James (jim) Klein Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years Retired CW3 Aerial delivery tech 5th SF group 82 abn div, XVIII abn corps
James W. Fehlberg Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years Shop supervisor for jet engines.
Jeffrey Morris Class of 1986
Air Force, 6 Years USAF- Cannon AFB New Mexico
John F Kukuk Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years Served in the 25th infantry 1968-1970 Spent a year in Vietnam and Cambodia 1969
John S. Williford Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years Fire Control Weapons Technician on the USS Barb SSN-596 Nuclear Fast Attack Submarine out of Pearl Harbor, HI
Joseph Gauthier Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years Retired in 2007 as a Gas Turbine Maintenance Mechanic First Class.
Ken VanHooser Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 4 Years Camp Pendleton,1st Mar Div, 3rd Battalion 7th Marines,Weapons Company
Kenneth Abbott Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years Jet Mechanic and P-3 Flight Engineer, Pax River, MD and Brunswick, MD
Larry Falk Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years spent 4 years serving in the Atlantic Fleet spending time in Europe 5 diffent times, then served 2 year inactive. Discharged 1969
Larry Falk Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years Joined the Navy in Aug 1963 - Discharged Aug 1969. Served at San Diego CA, Great Lakes IL and Newport RI .. for the majority of the time was deployed to the Med where I visited France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Sicily.
martha (marti) cutcher mcdaniel Class of 1973
Army, 18 Years Joined the US Army Reserves in 1988. Completed enlisted basic training at Fort Jackson, SC in 1988 Earned combat veteran status after serving during Gulf War in Saudi Arabia in 1991. Received a direct commission into the Army Nurse Corps in 1999 as a First Lieutenant. I am now serving on active duty at Fort Benning, GA "Home of the Infantry." I serve as an 66H8A at Martin Army Community Hospital in the emergency room.
Merrill D. (Rod) Rodman Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years Enlisted Hospital Corpsman 1966. Served in Viet Nam 1971. Retired Lieutenant Commander 1986.
Michael Holland Class of 1987
Navy, 4 Years On Aircraft Carrier USS John F. Kennedy CV-67 Fire Marshal
Ritchie Garrett Class of 1984
Navy, 4 Years Radioman 2nd Class Petty Officer Ritchie Garrett. Responsibilities included, reading and sending ship to ship and ship to shore messages ranging from unclassified to top secret. Also responsible for decrypting the incoming and encrypting the outgoing messages.
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