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

Cindy Johnson Potts
Cindy Johnson Potts Class of 1988
Army, 7 Years
US Army Parachute Rigger, Desert Shield/Storm Veteran
Cindy Potts
Cindy Potts Class of 1988
Army, 7 Years
US Army Parachute Rigger, Desert Shield/Storm Veteran
Debbie Wampler (Reynolds)
Debbie Wampler (Reynolds) Class of 1973
Air Force, 13 Years
Captain, Flight Nurse/Instructor. Medical Readiness Officer. One year in desert Storm/Shield 90-91
Della Hodges
Della Hodges Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
20 years in the Army in a variety of assignments such as Fort Hood Texas; Monterey California; Munich Germany; Fort Huachuca Arizona; Frankfurt Germany; Florida; and Fort Monmouth New Jersey. Retirement from the Army in 1996 with 20 years military service as a Master Sergeant/E-8. During her military service, she received a number of awards and commendations, to include the Legion of Merit award at retirement.
Earl Walker
Earl Walker Class of 1991
Air Force, 2 Years
F-16 Weapons
Eva Lindsay
Eva Lindsay Class of 1981
Army Reserves, 6 Years
Loved the military
George Lindsay
George Lindsay Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
Stationed in Germany
Harold Roy Hodges
Harold Roy Hodges Class of 1969
Army, 11 Years
My ROTC scholarship took me to three different Army assignments. Served with the 9th Infantry Division, Fort Lewis; 3d Infantry Division, Wuerzburg area, Germany; and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Settled there and currently work at Fort Leavenworth for Force Design Directorate, Army Capabilities Integration Center as a division chief.
J Frank Moore
J Frank Moore Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years
Navigator/Bombadier
J Frank Noore
J Frank Noore Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years
navigtor/bombadier
Joe Schimek
Joe Schimek Class of 1972
Navy, 7 Years
Also 19 years Naval Reserve.
John Davis
John Davis Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
Stationed in Germany for 2 years
John Gossard
John Gossard Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served from Nov 1959 through Dec 1979 in thr Air Force. Many years in Germany and a tour in Vietnam. Retired in 1979
Johnnie Lawson
Johnnie Lawson Class of 1978
Army, 18 Years
Retired United States Army Paratrooper/Special Forces
Joseph M Schimek
Joseph M Schimek Class of 1972
Navy, 7 Years
7 years active and 19 years Naval Reserve
Larry Lyon
Larry Lyon Class of 1970
Air Force, 6 Years
Air Force Computer Specialist 1971 - 1977
Les Niemi
Les Niemi Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired U.S. Marine Corps (once a Bulldog, ... always a Bulldog!) Travels included five tours in the Far East (Japan, Okinawa, S.Korea), the Philippines, Wake Island, Hawaii, and more.
Mark Dameron
Mark Dameron Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years
66th EOD Detachment
Melinda (Byrley) Hanshaw
Melinda (Byrley) Hanshaw Class of 1987
National Guard, 8 Years
Served both in US Navy and MO National Guard. Spent a year at Ft Leonard Wood after 9/11 and then a Year in the Middle East. Currently serving as the Lead representative of the 1138th MP CO Family Readiness Group

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Central High School Classmates

Joanne Long
Class of '64

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