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

Brent Riggs
Brent Riggs Class of 2003
Army, 5 Years
Served in Korea, Iraq, now serving in The Netherlands
dwight m. murdoch
dwight m. murdoch Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
General
John Ervin
John Ervin Class of 1983
Air Force, 4 Years
4 years active duty, 2 years reserves, both honorable discharges
John Taylor
John Taylor Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years
Served 23 years.
John Taylor
John Taylor Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired in 2005
John Wagner
John Wagner Class of 1992
Navy, 3 Years
Spent 3 years attached to an FA-18 squadron. Deployed for multiple cruises aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt. Worked on the flight deck for a while, then took a safer job in the office. Honorably discharged as an E4.
Jonathan Wheeler
Jonathan Wheeler Class of 1993
National Guard, 15 Years
Two tours in Iraq, one tour in Kosovo, one tour in Haiti. All as a Combat Medic....the grunts best friend next to God is a Combat Medic.
Marcus Bowers
Marcus Bowers Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
24 years of miltary service; 16 on Active Duty and continuing to serve in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. Commander, Pilot and Infantry Officer serving Iraq, Kosovo and numerous assigments in the Pacific and European theaters. Serves as an executive civilian with Department of Defense and maintains reserve status most recently representing U.S. Joint Forces in Romania and the George Marshal Center in Germany.
Marcus Bowers
Marcus Bowers Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Commissioned Officer, May 1988 Designated Naval Aviator, Jul 1991 Multiple West Pacific Deployments, 1992-94 Aid de Camp, MARFORLANT, 1994-95 Dep Cmdr/Opso, USMOG, N. Africa, 1995-96 Chief Air Operations, United Nations, 1997-2000 HQ Cmdr/Air Officer, 4th Recon Bn, 2001-05 2nd Recon Bn/Taskforce Tarawa, Iraq, 2003 Ops Officer/G3/MARFORPAC, 2005-2009 DoD Civilian, Joint Force Cmd, Europe, 2009-Pres. Continued service in Marine Corps Reserve
Teddy L. Bridgman
Teddy L. Bridgman Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Served 29+ years in the U.S. Army. Deployed five times: Two (2) deployment to Saudi Arabia, One (1) deployment to Turkey, and Two (2) deployments to Iraq/Afghanistan. Retired as a Sergeant Major.

Classmates Spotlight

Batesville High School Classmates

Patty Bird
Class of '92

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