Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Austin Lee Sizemore
Austin Lee Sizemore
Class of 1963
Navy, 21 Years

Served on two missile subs, one attack sub, nuclear prototype instructor, worked for the DOE for 6 loooong years and retired.
bobby j white
bobby j white
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Master sergeant
Dennis W. Truman
Dennis W. Truman
Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years

Sergeant First Class Dennis Truman has been serving in the Army since March 1983. He served in the WV National Guard for 3 years while attending WV State College. In 1986, he joined the Regular Army and has been serving ever since. His stateside assignments include Fort Belvoir, VA; Fort Benning, GA; Fort Knox, KY; Fort Lewis, WA; and Fort Leavenworth, KS. His overseas assignments include; Wiesbaden, Germany; Turkey; Iraq; Panama; Mannheim, Germany and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He has served as a Combat Engineer and a Military Policeman in both the Law Enforcement and Corrections fields over the past 25 years.
Frank Moore
Frank Moore
Class of 1969
Army, 22 Years

Period of service 1971-1993 tours to Vietnam, Korea, 2 Germany and Desert Shield Desert Storm. Retired as First Sergeant
Jeffrey Gazaway
Jeffrey Gazaway
Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years

Served from 1988 to 2008. Enlisted into the Nuclear Power Operations and Engineering Field. Served on board various Aircraft Carriers and was selected for a tour on an Admiral's Staff. Deployed on multiple cruises including two 'Around the World' cruises, visiting over 20 foreign countries. Stationed inOrlando, Fl., Hartford, Ct., Hampton Roads and San Diego, Ca. Selected to and retired from the Chief Petty Officer Ranks.
ROGER L. TURNER
ROGER L. TURNER
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

i joined the US Air Force January 23 1967. Retired May 31 1988. Serving 21 years 4 months and 8 days. First 4 years, security forces, 17 years, air traffic controller. Overseas assignments Vietnam 1970, Azores Island 1975-78, Osan, Korea 1980-81. Aviano Italy 1983-87. Stateside assignments Blytheville Ark Seymour Johnson NC, Ft Campbell Ky, Biloxie Ms. Tacoma Wa. Robins Ga, Little Rock Ar. Myrtle Beach Sc. Whitcha Tx.
Rose A (Rogers)Knight
Rose A (Rogers)Knight
Class of 1977
Army, 8 Years

Active Service-1977-1980. Army Reserve 1980-1984

Classmates Spotlight

Clay County High School Classmates

Sherrie Cottrell
Class of '85

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Our Clay County High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Clay County High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Clay are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!