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
David Frank Andrews Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years Served as MD in Medical Corp, Dept. of Medicine, David Grant USAF Medical Center, Travis AFB, California from 1980-1984. Attained rank of major. Honorably discharged after many years in reserves.
Donald E Jones Class of 1961
Navy, 2 Years Served in VP5 Anti submarine squardion as plane captian on flight crew.
Jerry Shelton Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years Army medic, served at the Panama Canal Zone.
Michael Leon Williams Class of 1997
Army, 6 Years Captain, US Army Corps of Engineers. Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.
Mike Alexander Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years Wounded in Iraq Nov 2003
Mike Carlson Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years Enlisted 6 JAN 1968 & served 3 yrs active transitioned to reserves in 1971 Commissioned 25 DEC 1981 Retired 25 DEC 2001 as a LCDR Occupations: Enlisted aircrewman with VS, HS & VP squadrons - 14 yrs, Supply Corps Officer - 1 yr, Intelligence Officer - 19 yrs. Duty Assignments: Atlanta, Memphis, LA, SF, HI, AK, Japan, Korea, Germany, Burmuda, Guam, Phillipines
Mike Carlson Class of 1968
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years 14 yrs enlisted aircrewman in land- & carrier-based fixed wing and helos - Then- 20 yrs as an Intelligence Officer retired as a Lieutenant Commander in 2001
Morris D. Smith Class of 1967
Navy, 6 Years Yeoman 2nd Class. Last duty station was the USS Simon Lake (AS 33) FBM submarine tender. 4 years active duty, 2 years reserves.
Richard Steinhurst Class of 1961
Navy, 8 Years Active service from 5/64 to 1/70. 5 different destroyers home-ported in Yokosuka, Japan but active in Vietnam.
Sonny Dellinger Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years !73rd Airborne - Vietnam '68-'69
Tony griggs Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 6 Years Two tours Vietnam two purple hearts
William (Billy) La Valle Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years Actually, it was for 35 yrs., 5 mos, & 18 days! (But, who's counting?) Traveled all over the globe. It was a great life, I really miss it. Last assignment was at Robins AFB, just south of Macon, GA. I was the flight-line superintendent, in charge of all maintenance on ten B-1 bombers. Retired in '98 as a Chief Master Sergeant (E-9).
Carlithia Michelle Mims
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Searching for Jerry Morris he was in Vietnam does any one remember him?