Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Andre Xavier Washington
Andre Xavier Washington Class of 1996
Army, 12 Years
U.S Army
Benjamin O. Gerlach
Benjamin O. Gerlach Class of 1998
Air Force, 9 Years
07/1998 - 321TRS, Lackland AFB AFB, TX
Charles Burton Jr
Charles Burton Jr Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
Retired in 1989.
Christina Coston
Christina Coston Class of 1991
Air Force, 20+ Years
Completed two tours in Iraq Operation Iraq Freedom and two tours in Afghanistan Operation Enduring Freedom/ISAF. Participated in Operation Northern Watch and Operation Southern Watch.
Christopher Lee
Christopher Lee Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
Transportation Movements Specialist
Clarence A Lawson, Sr.
Clarence A Lawson, Sr. Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
I was a Communications Specialist, Served in South Korea 68' - 69', Last assignment Fort Lee VA, In charge of Cripto-Machines Maintenance & The Cripto Vault.
Diane Hawley Farrow
Diane Hawley Farrow Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Retired Army Reserve 2001 after 20 years of service both active duty and reserve duty combined.
Frank W Merritt
Frank W Merritt Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years
Navy Supply Corps Officer; Specialities: Aviation, Nuclear Weapons, and Computer Systems. Ships: USS Enterprise, USS Northampton, and USS Claude V. Ricketts. Taught at U.S. Naval Academy and U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.
Frederick W. James, Jr.
Frederick W. James, Jr. Class of 1972
Air Force, 10 Years
Security Police Supervisor
gary smith
gary smith Class of 1969
Air Force, 8 Years
air passenger specialist
George Bernard SPence
George Bernard SPence Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Purple Heart,VIetnam
George Gibbs
George Gibbs Class of 1965
Army, 1 Years
I was drafted in September 69 into the Army. I had 2 months of basic training, 2 months advance training. Arrived in Vietnam February 1970 and lost my right arm April 70. And in December 1970 I was medically retired from the Army.
Herman Hawkins
Herman Hawkins Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Retired 2001
Jerry L. Adams Sr.
Jerry L. Adams Sr. Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
Security Police( Security Forces) 1967-1989 USAF Honor Guard, Vietnam Vet. Assigned to Bolling AFB, Bein Hoa AB, Pleiku AB Vietnam, Langley AFB, Ubon AB Thailand, Minot AFB and Retired Nellis AFB Nevada Oct 1 1989.
Jimmie Wilson
Jimmie Wilson Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Vietnam Veteran
Kathleen Denise Snively Theisen
Kathleen Denise Snively Theisen Class of 1984
Air Force, 3 Years
Imagery Interpreter/Intelligence serving in Zweibrucken, Germany. Got out in 1990 due to military offering "early outs" for reduction in force and also to start a family. Great memories from my time serving.
Kathleen Denise Snively Theisen
Kathleen Denise Snively Theisen Class of 1984
Air Force, 3 Years
Imagery Interpreter/Intelligence serving in Zweibrucken, Germany. Got out in 1990 due to military offering "early outs" for reduction in force and also to start a family. Great memories from my time serving.
Keith Braswell
Keith Braswell Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years
Sgt, USAF Vietnam Era Veteran. Medical Admin Specialist. USAF Hosp Yokota AB, Japan.
Keith C. Braswell
Keith C. Braswell Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years
I served as a personnel specialist, security police, and a medical administrative specialist overseas at Yokota AB, Japan.
Lcp George Spence
Lcp George Spence Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Rifeman,received purple Heart fought in the VIetNam war.

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School News

Holiday Shopping Trip to Potomac Mills,Woodbridge VA number

Saturday, December 5,2015, Departure-6:30 AM from Kmart/Golden Corral lot at Military Highway, Norfolk
Cost- $50...
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