Military Alumni

Military Alumni

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

Aaron Thompson
Aaron Thompson Class of 2005
Navy, 4 Years
Navy Seabee
CHRISTOPHER GEORGE
CHRISTOPHER GEORGE Class of 1991
Army, 17 Years
Still currently Active Duty serving in Fort Campbell Air Assault!!
Don L. Hayes
Don L. Hayes Class of 1955
Army, 20+ Years
Member of OK National Guard while living in Durant. Went on to OCS, flight school, 2 tours in Viet Nam as aviator, 3+ years in Europe, stationed at numerous posts in U.S. Retired as Colonel and living in Sun City, TX. One of first inducted into Military Hall of Fame in 1984.
Edward Rosemark
Edward Rosemark Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
MSgt, Master Instructor F-16 Avionics, Communications, Navigation, Electronic Counter-Measures.
Gary Paul Rigsby
Gary Paul Rigsby Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in ever increasing responsibilities during the 21 years service to our country. Spent 9 years outside the US. The longest time spent in one place was at Lackland AFB as a Military Training Instructor (drill sergeant). Retired as a decorated Master Sergeant in 1987 and then spent 22 years with State Farm as a auto claims handler. Retired in 2009.
Jason Wilson
Jason Wilson Class of 2000
Army, 3 Years
Served as an Infantryman with the 101st Airborne. Participated in the initial invasion of Afghanistan and Iraq. Was interviewed for and included in a book written about Operation Anaconda named "Not a Good Day to Die"
Jerry Tonubbee
Jerry Tonubbee Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Mostly classified duty
Joshua Gather
Joshua Gather Class of 2001
National Guard, 3 Years
19D CAV SCOUT
Lawrence Eric Cordray
Lawrence Eric Cordray Class of 1962
Air Force, 5 Years
Special Vehicle Repair, Flight line. SAC Alert Team. Texas, Alaska, Maine
Martha Bodine
Martha Bodine Class of 1973
Air Force, 6 Years
Administrative Specialist 1974-1979 Offutt AFB, NE 1979-1980 LAAFS, CA
Mike Green
Mike Green Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years
Tours of duty include Ft Leonardwood, Ft Sill, and the Republic of Korea.
P, David Wiggs
P, David Wiggs Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years
Logistics officer at Vandenberg AFB, 1967-70. Achieved rank of Captain.
Ronald Kelso
Ronald Kelso Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
Search and Rescue
Ronald Kidd
Ronald Kidd Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
Medic. Vietnam.
Tommy Reynolds
Tommy Reynolds Class of 1964
Army, 9 Years
Two tours in Viet Nam MOS Heavy Equipment Operator, one in Germany Motor Pool SGT.
Weldon Ford Brown
Weldon Ford Brown Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
1Sgt Retired

Classmates Spotlight

Durant High School Classmates

Regina Bagley
Class of '88

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