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
Al Warmington Class of 1961
Navy, 8 Years Joined the USN in September,1961 with NROTC scholarship., Miami U. of Ohio. Goal was to avoid be drafted by the U.S. Army and the Vietnam war. No heroics. One medal/ribbon that was a joke: National Defense AKA I was alive in '65 AKA The Breathing Badge. Not exactly 8 years. Close enough for federal government work. Then it was kill commies: Guantanamo Bay Naval Base...GITMO. Commissioned Ensign, June, 1965. Honorable Discharge with rank of full LT., 3 September 1965. Transferred routinely: Western Europe; Thule AFB Greenland; Virgina Beach, Virginia. Who reads this sort of thing? Former cheerleaders?
Antwain Thomas Class of 1996
Navy, 3 Years Served in the U.S. Navy from '00-'03. Served on the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) and the USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63). My position was Information Systems Technician 3rd class.
David Sakal Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years Air Traffic Control Supervisor. Stationed at Hurlburt Field Fla, Beale AFB Ca, Anderson AFB GU, Keesler AFB Ms, Thule AB Greenland, Selfridge ANGB Mi, and Tinker AFB Ms. Career accomplishments/Awards: Air Force Meritorious Service Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal w 4 OLC, Good Conduct Medal w 4OLC, Superior Performer, NCO of the Quarter, Junior Enlisted Instructor of the Quarter, and Controller of the Quarter
Patrick Maltba Class of 1980
Army, 4 Years S-2 LRRP
Philip B. Polk Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years I was stationed in Germany.
Richard Sackett Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years 30 years as a US Army Military Police Officer including 12 years overseas. Commanded at the company, battalion, and brigade levels. Retired in 2002 and then served as a senior executive in the US Department of Homeland Security. Retired in Florida.
Robert Wolfe Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years 1966 Ft Benning, Ga basic Ft. Polk, La supply ft Lee Va. build up for 1967 Viet Nam. heavy equipment operator. 1968 Ft. Story Va Short time.
William Vorisek Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years served two tours in vietnam ('68 &'69). awarded presidential unit citation, navy unit commendation, armed forces expeditionary medal, the two vietnam service medals and the vietnam gallantry cross. trained as an air traffic controller, served on the carrier u.s.s. kitty hawk and then at cecil field, FL.
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