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

Adam Cage
Adam Cage
Class of 1999
Army, 5 Years

I joined after I graduated and I spend my frist two years in Germany. After that I was stationed in Colorado Springs. While in CO Springs I was sent to Iraq for 5 months. My contract expired while in Iraq and I didn't reinlist. It was an awesome experience.
Ashley Raines
Ashley Raines
Class of 2007
Navy, 3 Years

I am a Master At Arms in the navy. i have been to Bangor Washington, Guantanamo Bay Cuba and now i live in Jinhae South Korea. The navy has changed my life for the better and i am so glad that i made the decision to join.
Boyd Nightenhelser
Boyd Nightenhelser
Class of 1977
Navy, 8 Years

Naval Nuclear Power Program; Submarine service. Reactor Operator on USS Francis Scott Key (SSBN 657).
Brian Biddle
Brian Biddle
Class of 1996
Navy, 10 Years

Still in the Navy, currently in GA.
Cindy Hopper Husband served Bryon L Hopper
Cindy Hopper Husband served Bryon L Hopper
Class of 1978
Navy, 2 Years

My husband served on the USS Nimitz air craft carrier maiden voyage. He was naval ordnance loading the planes with ammunition & bombs.
Daniel Lacey
Daniel Lacey
Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I served with pride for 4 years with the best people on Earth, the friends that I made I'll never forget. If I am any kind of a success today, I owe it to what I learned in the service. I may no longer wear the uniform, but I am still, and always will be, a Marine. And I would like to thank each and every one who has given a part of themselves to the service of their country. You are heroes to me.
david C adams
david C adams
Class of 2010
Air Force Reserves, 13 Years

I joined 2008 JR year, Started in the Army guard as CBRNE for 6 yrs than transferred to the Air Force Reserve where i am a Crew Chief on KC-135 Tankers at Grissom ARB
Grant Hessman
Grant Hessman
Class of 1985
Navy, 10 Years

Aviation ordnancemen are aircraft armament (weapons) specialists in charge of storing, servicing, inspecting and handling of all types of weapons and ammunition carried on Navy aircraft. I also volunteered to fly as Naval ordnancemen aircrew.

Aircrew performs numerous in-flight duties and operates aircraft systems in turbojet, helicopter, or propeller aircraft.

The duties performed by aircrewmen include in-flight functions such as:

operating tactical weapons, sensors, and communication equipment; performing in-flight maintenance of aircraft electrical and mechanical gear; working with pilots to operate and control aircraft systems; operating mine countermeasure detection and explosion equipment; providing rescue of downed pilots with emergency first aid and survival swimming; performing duties of flight attendants and load masters.
jackie Kelley
jackie Kelley
Class of 1979
Navy, 4 Years

Served in San Diego California as an HT E-5 for 4 years.
Jason Garris
Jason Garris
Class of 2000
Army, 7 Years

Stationed at fort Eustis virgina
Jason Harris
Jason Harris
Class of 2000
Army, 10 Years

Honorably served and dedicated to his country
Jon Hall
Jon Hall
Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years

Served in a Tank Battalion in Germany from 1978 to 1980. We scared the Russians out of AFghanistan. Looking back maybe we should have let them had it.
Jon Hall
Jon Hall
Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years

Armor crewman
Joseph LaPoint III
Joseph LaPoint III
Class of 1989
Army, 10 Years

Served with Army Special Operations Command
Michael Eller
Michael Eller
Class of 1968
Air Force, 8 Years

Served with the 458th Tactical Airlift Squadron in Cam Rahn Bay, Vietnam from December 1969 to May 1971.
Nicholas Ross
Nicholas Ross
Class of 2005
Navy, 2 Years

Joined in 2007. Now stationed in Norfolk, VA
Reid Andis
Reid Andis
Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Honorable
Shannon Statzer
Shannon Statzer
Class of 1998
National Guard, 1 Years

I just joined last June, I am now a specialist in the Guard and I love it!! It is the best thing I have ever done!!
shannon statzer
shannon statzer
Class of 1998
National Guard, 2 Years

at fort sill training for deployment now
Tanaya Townsend (Hitt)
Tanaya Townsend (Hitt)
Class of 2000
Army, 2 Years

Air Defense Artillery Operator & Maintenance - Patriot Missle

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Cayenne Porter
Class of '10

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