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

Anthony D Parks
Anthony D Parks Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Completed 32 years. 1976-2008. Retired as a Master Chief.
carl l pope jr
carl l pope jr Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 5 Years
joined the marine corps in 2007 been to deployed to iraq and to afghanistan during my afghan deployment got hit by a roadside bomb and got awarded the purple heart
carl l pope jr
carl l pope jr Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 5 Years
did a tour in Iraq and a tour in Afghanistan was wounded in a roadside bomb in afghan that got him awarded the purple heart
Frazier O'Leary
Frazier O'Leary Class of 1962
Army, 4 Years
I joined the Army on January 22, 1964 and spent a year in Vietnam with the Army Security Agency. I graduated from Infantry OCS in February of 1966. I served as XO and CO of the HQ company of ASA at Arlington Hall Station in Arlington, Va. until I left as a captain in 1968.
Jeffrey Snyder
Jeffrey Snyder Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Drafted and sent to Vietnam. Stationed at Fort Bragg NC, Fort Dix NJ, Fort Gordon GA, Fort Lewis Tacoma, WA and Pleiku Vietnam
Jeffrey Snyder
Jeffrey Snyder Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Servied in the Army (drafted December 24th) from January 1967 to September 1968. Served 1 year in Pleiku, Vietnam. Rank: E-5
jin sawyer
jin sawyer Class of 1948
Air Force, 20+ Years
In the USAF during the years of 1951-1972
Keith Braswell
Keith Braswell Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years
I've always been honored and proud to serve my country.
lloyd w.evans jr.
lloyd w.evans jr. Class of 1947
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
july 1943======1967
MARJORIE ROTH Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served in administrative positions in Camp Lejeune, NC with Base Legal Office; Quantico, VA with Marine Corps Landing Force Development Center and Marine Corps Schools (two tours), and Camp Smith, Hawaii in Fleet Marine Force G-1 and Force Chaplains Office.
mark garcia
mark garcia Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years
I have served in iraq 3 times and i am back in the states still serving my country.
Martine Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Michael Coleman
Michael Coleman Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Induction NCO
natasha person
natasha person Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
served a tour in Iraq
Roger Kirkbride
Roger Kirkbride Class of 1986
Navy, 10 Years
Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) Desert Shield & Desert Storm
Russ Theisen
Russ Theisen Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 13 Years
Russ served [13+] years with USMC(R), there he instructed, in (32) electronic and military technical schools. He received over 10,000 hours (5 years) of military training and trained over 2000 Marines in Technical and Leadership Subjects.
Russell  Theisen
Russell Theisen Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 13 Years
Entered the USMC Reserve in 1953. Was a member of the VMA-233 Aviation Squadron. We frew F4U corsair aircraft. Went to Paris Island in 1956. Camp Lejune 1957
Russell Theisen
Russell Theisen Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 13 Years
Russess Eugene Theisen
Russess Eugene Theisen Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 13 Years
I joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve in 1953. I was the first USMC-R to take advantage of the 6 month active and 8 year Inactive Reserve Program in 1956. I took advantage of the Military Training that was available to the USMC Reserve Organization and obtained over 5,000 in class hours of training. I stayed in the USMC-R until I received my Professional Engineering Certification. I then left the USMC-R to help develop the Military Systems that the Defense Department was promoting for the Military. I was able to help develop over 27 Military Systems or Sub Systems that are in use by the Military Today.
Walter Tyler
Walter Tyler Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
In Viet Nam 1966 -1967 with 4th infantry division. Then station in Ft Ord with scientific test unit until 1969

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School News

1967 45th class reunion

October 6th at the downtown Norfolk Sheraton Hotel

6:30 PM until...

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