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

Amanda Sinkler
Amanda Sinkler Class of 2003
Army, 6 Years
The military has been good to me and my family for the past 6 years. I do not think I'll retire from it but I have learned so much and I will take everything I learned with me. The military is paying 100% for my college education so i am going for my master's. reaching for the stars..
Ben M Fulton
Ben M Fulton Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years
Served in the U S Army in Viet Nam returning home with two additional years in the U S Coast Guard in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Douglas K. Blackwell
Douglas K. Blackwell Class of 1999
Army, 12 Years
Currently serving in the 101st Airborne, Fort Campbell, KY. Has served in Kosovo, two tours in Iraq, and two in Afghanistan.
Jay (Buddy) Dalton
Jay (Buddy) Dalton Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
Military Police Officer
John Richardson
John Richardson Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years
Still serving currently in Afghanistan.
Marcus Lindsey
Marcus Lindsey Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Infrantry Communications MOS 0612/0621
Robert A. McKay
Robert A. McKay Class of 1958
Navy, 20+ Years
Aviation Electronics, Module repair specialist and System trouble-shooter. Served with ATU-212, VAH-4, VAH-123, VA-75, VA-85, and VA-42. Served on board USS Tiaconderoga CVA-14, USS Hancock CVA-19, USS KittyHawk CVA-63, USS Constellation CVA-64, USS Saratoga CVA-60, and retired off the USS Forrestal CVA-59.
Sgt. Matthew Skinner
Sgt. Matthew Skinner Class of 1996
Army, 9 Years
UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) pilot, 10th Mountain Division, stationed at Ft. Drum, NY. Deployed to Afghanistan March, 2006-May, 2007.
Sharon Smith Denson
Sharon Smith Denson Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years
Physician Assistant (PA), practicing in family practice. I take care of soldiers and their families. I'm also the medical officer/advisor to the command/leadership.
Tanya Turner
Tanya Turner Class of 1990
Navy, 8 Years
US Navy Veteran; Helicopter Seacrh & Warfare Tech
Tanya Turner
Tanya Turner Class of 1990
Navy, 8 Years
US Navy Avaition Mechanic Specialist Rank of E5 Honorable Discharge after accident that caused retirement with honors
Tyran K Ruffin
Tyran K Ruffin Class of 1999
Army, 10 Years
willie hall IV
willie hall IV Class of 1990
Army, 5 Years
I went to the Gulf War in '91 and on serval more missions with special operation taskforces.

Classmates Spotlight

Hammond High School Classmates

Bridgett Bonaccorso
Class of '85

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School News

Retiring after 36 years.

After 36 years of teaching (34 of those at Hammond High),
I will be retiring effective July 1, 2014. It's time to...
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