Military Alumni

Military 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

Billie Jo Gannone (McClain)
Billie Jo Gannone (McClain) Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Serving as a Korean Cryptologic Linguist in the United States Marine Corps on active Duty. She is currently finishing a tour in South Korea.
Christopher Adcock
Christopher Adcock Class of 1998
National Guard, 7 Years
Works full-rime for the Kentucky National Guard in Frankfort Ky. Served a year in Kuwait during Operation Iraqi Freedom 3.
David Martin
David Martin Class of 1965
Army, 1 Years
Died in Vietman.
David Talley
David Talley Class of 1999
Army, 4 Years
Field Artillery. One tour in Iraq
DeAndra Wade
DeAndra Wade Class of 1996
Navy, 3 Years
Assigned to VFA-115 in Lemoore, CA. Third Class Petty Officer.
Donald R. Brewer
Donald R. Brewer Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years
Master Sergeant Brewer is serving our country in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom from March 2008 - March 2009. Please pray for the safety of our soldiers. Donnie has devoted 21 + years for the freedom you enjoy today, he has served 2 tours in the Middle East as well as many "Mercy Missions" all over the world.
Donnie Brewer
Donnie Brewer Class of 1987
National Guard, 20+ Years
Donnie served in the Army - 4 years. Joined the National Guard in '90 and spent a tour in Iraq - Operation Desert Storm. He has continued his career in the Guard is now Master Sergeant Brewer, works as a home health nurse as a civilian.
Eric Webb
Eric Webb Class of 1995
Army, 8 Years
Signal - 1st CAV
Freddy (Fred) Smith
Freddy (Fred) Smith Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
Served 4 years in U. S. Navy attaing rank of Yeoman 2nd class. Served 6 years in the U. S. Army Reserves as a Supply Sgt. attaining the rank of Sgt. E-7.
Garry S Daniel
Garry S Daniel Class of 1976
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
Heavy Wheel and Track Mechanic for Ky. Army National Guard Aviation for 30 years retired
Greg Newton
Greg Newton Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
U.S. Navy 1980-2000. Recruit Taining Command, Great Lakes, IL, USS Bryce Canyon AD-36, Pearl Harbor, HI. Fighter Squardon One Hundred Eleven, San Diego, CA, USS Saragota CV-60, Mayport, FL, Recruit Training Command, Orlando, FL, 20th Naval Constructin Battalion, Seabees, Gulport, MS.
Jamie Smith
Jamie Smith Class of 1987
Army, 19 Years
19 years of service that includes Korea, Germany, Iraq, and several locations across the US. Currently a MSG serving at Ft. Knox, KY. I served 10 years on tanks and the past 9 years as a Career Counsler.
Jeffrey Wayne Smith
Jeffrey Wayne Smith Class of 1977
Army, 18 Years
BlackHawk Crew Chief/Aerial Gunner Disabled American Veteran And yes... I would proudly do it again in a heartbeat. Remember those who gave you those precious rights you have; Freedom does not come free.
Jim Roberts
Jim Roberts Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years
Served six years as a B-52G Navigator in the Air Force '74-'80. Served 15+ years as an Army Chaplain '86-2000. Lived in Mather AFB & Warner Robins AFB in the AF. Army duty included Fort Knox, Fort Monmouth, (Overseas) Pirmasens, Stuttgart, Hanau, Germany deployed to Desert Storm and 2 years on the Sava River in Croatia. Finally retired and am now a transition counselor for Soldiers leaving the military at Ft. Knox.
Jim Woolums
Jim Woolums Class of 1967
National Guard, 20+ Years
Jim served 24 years in the Kentucky Army National Guard. He served duriing Viet Nam as well as Operation Desert Storm. He retired as a full-time Civil Service employee with the Ky. Guard in 1996.
Larry M Anderson
Larry M Anderson Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years
Served 4 years sailing around the world as F-14 Tomcat Aviation Electrician's Mate. Served aboard USS America and USS Dwight D Eisenhower aircraft carriers.
Leland Allen Fincham
Leland Allen Fincham Class of 1967
National Guard, 20+ Years
Retired as LTC Engineer Officer in 2001
Matt Green
Matt Green Class of 1980
Army, 15 Years
Gulf War Veteran
michael matzke
michael matzke Class of 1998
Navy, 7 Years
Served 5 years sailing around the world on the USS kearsarge (Amphibious Assault) as a Operations Specialist. Currently serving tour in Iraq until October, then return to Damneck, VA to continue tour
Nathan Church
Nathan Church Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years
Been all over and seen everything....

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Annual FCHS Soccer Alumni game

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