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 Class of 1991
Army, 18 Years Medical Corps
Ian D Pryce Class of 2009
Air Force, 1 Years Cadet at the United States Air Force Academy
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 Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years Master Chief Engineman retired 2012 after 30 years
John Glantz Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Retired Gunnery Sergeant
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 US ARMY ARTILARY
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.
Cecilia Thomas/ Williams
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