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

Alex Lofton
Alex Lofton Class of 1991
Army, 18 Years
Medical Corps
Charles Jacobsen
Charles Jacobsen Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years
Stationed at many bases throughout the US. Assigned as instructor at Lowry AFB, CO 1966-1970. Vietnam Vet. Retired from USAF Jan 1977, Retired from US Civil Service at Eglin AFB, FL in Aug of 2017 after 58 years of federal service.
Ian D Pryce
Ian D Pryce Class of 2009
Air Force, 1 Years
Cadet at the United States Air Force Academy
Jason Hawks
Jason Hawks Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Jason Hawks went to Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego, CA in July 2005 and graduated at the rank of Private in October 2005. Over the next year he spent time in at Camp Pendleton, CA and Naval Air Station Pensacola, FL attending Marine Combat Training and three MOS schools. In April 2006 he was certified as a UH-1 and AH-1 Helicopter Engine Mechanic and transferred to Marine Corps Air Station New River in Jacksonville, NC. Jason served there from April 2006 to January 2009, when he was deployed for one year to Kandahar Afghanistan. He returned to NC in January 20010, was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in March 2010, and was honorably discharged in July 2010. He now lives back in Independence with his wife, Tara, where they will both be attending WOU starting the Fall 2010 semester.
Joe Matteo
Joe Matteo Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Master Chief Engineman retired 2012 after 30 years
John Glantz
John Glantz Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired Gunnery Sergeant
jonathon lewis
jonathon lewis Class of 1999
Army, 6 Years
i spent 1 year in iraq and 1 year in south korea and the rest traveling around the U.S. and the world
R A CAIN Class of 1939
Army, 20+ Years
Randy Tegge
Randy Tegge Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as CMSgt after serving 30 years working in Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles.
Rick Cadwallader
Rick Cadwallader Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Proudly served over 20 years all up. I joined the Navy in 1981. Stationed on USS Brewton (FF-1086), USS Worden (CG-18) in Hawaii and in Japan on the USS Fife (DD-991) where I took part in Operations Desert Fox, Desert Shield and Desert Storm during the first Gulf War. Additionally served as instructor at SSC/NTC Orlando and finally retired from the Navy as a Navy Counselor after successful Naval Reserve Recruiting tours in Eugene, Or and Albuquerque, NM.

Classmates Spotlight

Central High School Classmates

Edgar Rowton
Class of '69

Alumni Stories

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