Dyer County High School Alumni

Newbern, Tennessee (TN)

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

Amn Jeremy Garner
Amn Jeremy Garner
Class of 2002
Air Force, 1 Years

Medical Records Technician
Charlie Clark
Charlie Clark
Class of 2005
Army, 6 Years

Army Tanker..
Cody Hammond
Cody Hammond
Class of 2006
National Guard, 1 Years

CDT at Middle Tennessee State University training to become an Officer/2Lt
David Moore
David Moore
Class of 1997
Air Force, 6 Years

Served 3.5 years on active duty. Currently hold an active duty guard position in the Idaho Air National Guard in Mountain Home, Id.
Dustin DeSpain
Dustin DeSpain
Class of 2008
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Did 2 tours of Afghanistan and was stationed in Hawaii
Dwight Bryant
Dwight Bryant
Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years

Unit Supply Specialist
Eric Parish
Eric Parish
Class of 2001
National Guard, 9 Years

Eric joined the Tennessee Army National Guard in April 2000. His Junior year summer was spent in Ft. Jackson, SC. He returned to finish out his senior year of high school here at DCHS. Upon graduating he then finished his Initial Entry Training at Ft. Gordon, GA. Eric began his freshman year at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. After his sophomore year he was deployed overseas from September 2004-2005. After returning from serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom he finished out his education. In May 2008 Eric graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science.
Jan Balthrop Menard
Jan Balthrop Menard
Class of 1988
Air Force, 18 Years

I am currently a Senior Master Sergeant serving at Buckley AFB, CO as the Airman Leadership School Commandant.
Jeremy Garner
Jeremy Garner
Class of 2002
Air Force, 2 Years

Stationed at Lajes Field, Azores until July of 09, then back off to the states somewhere...
Keith Essary
Keith Essary
Class of 2007
Army, 2 Years

Passed away in Jan. of 09..
Kevin D Hood
Kevin D Hood
Class of 1991
Air Force, 3 Years

Air Force Military Police. Founding member Keesler Air Force Base SWAT team(8 months)
Melanie (Williams) Dewan
Melanie (Williams) Dewan
Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years

Air Traffic Controller - served in the Philippines and Beeville, TX
MSgt edwin Allen
MSgt edwin Allen
Class of 1986
Air Force, 18 Years

Currently stationed at Little Rock Air Force Base, AR.
MSGT. Geoffery D. Campbell
MSGT. Geoffery D. Campbell
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

spent 18 yrs, at Dover Air Force Base in Dover, De. then the last 2 at McGuire Air Force Base in New Jersey, has retired and moved back to Newbern.
Spencer C. Cluff
Spencer C. Cluff
Class of 1990
Air Force, 18 Years

Active Duty USAF, Army Guard, Air Guard, USAF Reserve and Army Reserve. Current rank of E7.
Steven Slaughter
Steven Slaughter
Class of 1991
Navy, 17 Years

electricians mate serving in virginia beach va
TSgt Mike Griffin
TSgt Mike Griffin
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

Aircraft maintenance,Happily retired in Virginia, 2 years Little Rock AR, 3 years Lakenheath England,12 years Andrews AFB MD, and last 3 years Tinker AFB OK
Walter Thompson
Walter Thompson
Class of 2008
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Still on Active Duty. Currently doing a work up for deployment early next year.

Classmates Spotlight

Dyer County High School Classmates

Larry Chilcutt
Class of '86

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Our Dyer 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 Dyer County High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Newbern are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!