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
CHRIS BACHUS Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 18 Years 3 TOURS IRAQ AFGANASTAN GUNNERY SEARGENT VERY DECORATED MARINE TO THE CORE
DAJON SWEENEY Class of 2005
Navy, 3 Years DAMAGE CONTROLMEN 3RD CLASS
Dennis Murphy Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years Jet pilot!! Retired Lt Col.
Dwight Simkins Class of 1973
Navy, 6 Years Mineman / Scuba Diver USS Coral Sea during the fall of Saigon. Okinawa Guam
GENE WELLS Class of 1989
Army, 18 Years IRAQ 3X'S AFGHANISTAN 1X'S BOSNIA 1X'S
Jeff Rockwell Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years Served 23 years as an Electronics Technician in the US Navy. Retired as a Chief Petty Officer in 2007. Veteran of the Persian Gulf War in 1991, The Kosovo Campaign in 1999, and Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003. Participated in Relief efforts in Biloxi, MS and New Orleand following the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Personal Awards include: Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (3) Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (6) Navy Good Conduct Medal (6) Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist Enlisted Air Warfare Specialist
Julie Pollock Class of 1974
Air Force, 8 Years Served 8 years as surgical technician at Eglin AFB in FL.
Lawrence M. Herd Class of 1980
Navy, 15 Years Boiler Technician First Class
Michael Covey Class of 1980
National Guard, 15 Years Served in Operation Southern Watch over seas and Operation Enduring Freedom after 9-11 over seas
Patrick Johnson Class of 1977
Navy, 5 Years Surface Sonar Technician
Steven Ward Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Retired GySgt USMC
Steven Wayne Ward Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Retired Gunnery Sergeant
Terry Patrick Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years Acting MSG Radio Communications Section Level 50
Tilden J. Mobley Class of 1978
Army, 19 Years The August after Graduation arrived at Ft Sill Oklahoma for Basic. 3 Tours in Germany. Ft Sill, Ft Knox, Fort Hood, Fort Riley. Desert Storm 1991. Retired 1999. Lives in Springfield Ohio.
Tom Hennen Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years U.S. Army CW4 and U.S. Astronaut Payload Specialist (Space Shuttle Atlantis; 109 Orbits of the Earth).
Tom Hennen Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years FIrst and only U.S. Army Warrant Officer to become a United States Astronaut.
Tom Runkle Class of 1986
Army, 7 Years went to desart storm was with 447mp company as a macanic
Vance A. York Class of 1977
Army, 9 Years Joined 27 Dec. 1976. Air Defense Artillery / Armor with service in Europe, Korea, North Africa and many other places. Highest rank held; Staff Sergeant (E-6). Last post was Ft. Campbell, Ky. with the 101st. Airborne Div, (Air Assault). Honorably Discharged in 1985. GPMHS Diploma received in 1980 while in rouie to Germany.
Victor McComas Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years Equipment Operator with the Seabees
Walter Motz Class of 1956
Army, 20+ Years Army, Navy, and Air Force. Total of 34 years. Retired in 1989.
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