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

Bryan Fields
Bryan Fields
Class of 2001
Navy, 1 Years

Active duty - deployed in Afghanistan
Dennis Maloy
Dennis Maloy
Class of 1971
Air Force, 9 Years

USAF Electronic Security Command (formerly Security Service, Electronic Warfare Command). Served 1972-81. Lackland AFB, TX '72; Keesler AFB, MS '72; Kelly AFB '73-'74; Karamursel AB, Turkey '74-'76; Iraklion, Crete, Jan. '76-Mar. '76; Kelly AFB, TX '76-'79; Misawa AB, Japan '79-'81; . AFSC 20771.
Garrett Dale
Garrett Dale
Class of 2000
Air Force, 4 Years

Service to include OIF and OEF operations.
Jacob Mills
Jacob Mills
Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 4 Years

He joined the Marine Corp his Junior Year in 2005 and graduated early his senior year, in 2006, to leave for boot camp. After boot camp Jacob was put in with his infantry platoon and did a tour in Iraq were he got combat meritorious promoted to Corporal and got a Navy Accomendation Medal for taking over a squad, which is a Sergeants Job, when his squad leader left Iraq early. He also did a deployment on the 31st MEU (Marine Expeditionary Unit) in 2009 as a Squad Leader. He went to said named countries: Okinawa, Japan, Thailand, the Philipines, and Australia. Jacob also picked up Sergeant Meritoriously on this deployment.
Jenifer Reeves
Jenifer Reeves
Class of 1985
Army, 5 Years

Desert Storm Veteran; Cargo Specialist - Stationed at Fort Story, VA
jerry wayne hill
jerry wayne hill
Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 19 Years

Was an S.O.G. member. Special unit, A group of warriors that did extraction missions in 5 countries. Cuba,(RED) China Cambodia,Poland,Viet Nam,Russia. A few other missions. Stayed in for 19 Years. 14 with the D.O.D. 6 years with D.O.J. Now a contractor for the U. S. Government. I am also 100% servive connected disabled Veteran.
Jim Finley
Jim Finley
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Mos Military Police/Corrections Expert. Spent one year in vietnam the rest of my service was state side. The last station was Treasure Island In San Francisco, California.
Michael Walker
Michael Walker
Class of 1991
Navy, 8 Years

POST 9/11 Operation Enduring Freedom / Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran. .Avionics shop supervisor supporting Naval aircraft and fighter jets.
Richard Dathan Howard
Richard Dathan Howard
Class of 1995
Army, 1 Years

Now serving in El Paso, Texas after a one year stint in South Korea.
Richard L. Hankins
Richard L. Hankins
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

1970-1974
3711 Squadron Flight 289, Lackland AFB, Texas; 438th Field Maintenance Squadron, McGuire AFB, New Jersey; 6171st Combat Support Squadron, K-57 Kwang Ju AFB (ROK); 52nd Field Maintenance Squadron, Spangdalem AFB (FRG)
S. T.  PERRY
S. T. PERRY
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I received my GED from Coppell in march of 69.I was home on leave to see my class graduate.Then I was in viet nam from july 69 to july 70. I was a field radio operator. I received the navy achievment metal with combat v. discharged in 72.
Suzanne Slaughter
Suzanne Slaughter
Class of 2007
Army, 2 Years

Stationed in Germany with the 12th CAB (Combat Aviation Brigade) DUSTOFF Platoon. Involvement with coalition troop readiness during deployment of OEF/OIF.
Tom Forgey
Tom Forgey
Class of 1969
Navy, 2 Years

I joined the Navy Reserve in March on our senior year. I served two years active duty in the Phillipines. I worked in a big warehouse with maps. We were the emergency chart distribution center for Southeast Asia. We had land, sea, and air coverage. Ask me about my "War stories" they are like "fish"stories, they get bigger as time passes.
Travis Corbin
Travis Corbin
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

U. S. Army, VietNam, 525th MI Group

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2013 REUNION (1965-1989) FIRST 25 YRS OF CHS GRADUATES

We are having a class reunion for 1965-1989. First 25 Years of CHS Graduating Classes. Please see the invitation below...
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Our Coppell 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 Coppell High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Coppell are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!