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

April Dann
April Dann Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
Us Army Ft Bliss, Texas MOS 16C /Nike Herc Missiles Secret Security Clearance
blake sinclair
blake sinclair Class of 1990
Army, 12 Years
six years marine corps currently 6 years army stationed in wiesbaden germany. 2 daughters sophia age 2 and martha age 8 and wife tiffany
Christopher Parrish
Christopher Parrish Class of 1978
Navy, 10 Years
USS Ingersoll DD-990 USS Crommelin FFG-37 AESD SPS-49 instructor
Eric Peck
Eric Peck Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served on board the USS Holland the first submarine tender to repair a submarine while out to sea. Received the Humanitarian Service Award for services to the Charleston community after the devastation of hurricane Hugo. Served under Captain Frank "Skip" Bowman who went on to be the head of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Grant H. Bonavia
Grant H. Bonavia Class of 1989
Navy, 10 Years
Grant is a medical doctor serving at the National Naval Hospital in Bethesda, MD. He is in the final year of his residency in Radiology and is the Chief Resident in that program.
Hans Petermann
Hans Petermann Class of 1940
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air Force 1942-1969 (Ret.) Navigator/Radar Observer - B-29, B-26 Korea 9/1951 - 4/1952 8th Bomb Squadron (L-NI) Aeronautical Engineer, aircraft structures, on B-58 and unmanned aircraft development programs.
joe murdock
joe murdock Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 4 Years
served at 8th and I barracks Wash dc. desert shield and desert storm. Tow gunner 9th marines Okinawa
Joe Warner
Joe Warner Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
soldier
Joseph Weeks Jr
Joseph Weeks Jr Class of 1995
Army, 11 Years
Still active duty. Getting ready for deployment late this year. I am a Platoon Sergeant station at Fort Belvoir, Va
Karl Jones
Karl Jones Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years
Stationed aboard USS Austin LPD-4
Kim M. Bennett
Kim M. Bennett Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
From 01/21/1971 to 01/20/1975 I served in the U.S Air Force and from 02/08/72 to 03/29/73 served in Vietnam. From 10/12/76 to 11/01/92 served in the U.S. Army.
Kim M. Bennett
Kim M. Bennett Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Was Drafted in 1971 join the U.S Air Force so I wouldn't have to go to Vietnam. But went to Nam on 02/08/72 to 03/29/73 as a Security Policemen. Got out of Airforce 01/20/75 went into Army 10/12/76 as Military Police and Retired on 11/01/92. Was also classified fully Disable for injuries that I received in Vietnam in 2002.
martin cepin
martin cepin Class of 1952
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air Force 1953-1977. Served in Vietnam, Thailand, and 7 years in Germany. Retired at MacDill AFB and stayed in Tampa. Winters are much nicer here.
Paul Mastin
Paul Mastin Class of 1986
Navy, 4 Years
Was on the USS Midway and USS Okinawa -was involved in the Persian Gulf War.
Robert Reynolds
Robert Reynolds Class of 1988
Air Force, 20+ Years
25 and a half years in the Air Force as a Flight Engineer. Flew C-130's, KC-10's, AC-130 Spectre gunships, and CV-22 Ospreys. Flew 7,800 hours total, and 625 combat missions in Panama, Bosnia, Liberia, Somalia, Kenya, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
Russell Long
Russell Long Class of 1969
Navy, 6 Years
Missile fire control teck. Three years out of Hawaii one year in Norfolk via.
Russell Long
Russell Long Class of 1969
Navy, 6 Years
Served aboard guided missile destroyer. Three years in Hawaii , one year in Norfolk Va.
Wayne W. Sherwood, Jr.
Wayne W. Sherwood, Jr. Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in the United States Air Force and the New York Air National Guard for 24 years.
Willliam Strom
Willliam Strom Class of 1970
National Guard, 7 Years
Served in the New York State National Guard for 7 years

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