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

alan w moore
alan w moore Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Dan Hubbard
Dan Hubbard Class of 1988
Army, 18 Years
1989-1992 USMC, Desert Storm Veteran. Commissioned as an Armor Officer in the U.S. Army in 1996. Commanded Bravo Co, 4th BN, 64th Armor during "Thunder Runs" into Baghdad in 2003. Currently serving as a Major at TARDEC in Warren, MI
Daniel  Lee Denton
Daniel Lee Denton Class of 2006
Navy, 1 Years
Naval Academy Class of 2010
Douglas Randall Maupin
Douglas Randall Maupin Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Served six years Army Reserve, three years active duty Navy, and thirteen years Navy Reserve. Retired as Commander U.S. Navy
Ed Mottern
Ed Mottern Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
Viet Nam 69-70 823 Combat Security Squadron Honor to serve and thankful for those who did not make it back
Gerald "Jerry" Granai
Gerald "Jerry" Granai Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Started out as a Power Generator Mechanic, ended up as a 1st SGT in Armored Cavalry. Spent time in Honduras, Germanym, Korea, Desert Storm, and finished with Bosnia.
James Matherly
James Matherly Class of 2003
Air Force, 9 Years
Nine years in, 5 bases, two tours in Iraq and one in South America and not stopping there. My plan is to retire from the AF, teach and coach football.
Jeff Birchfield
Jeff Birchfield Class of 1986
National Guard, 9 Years
Served in U.S. Army and 771st National Guard unit in Johnson City. Rank of E-5 (Sergeant) at end of enlistment.
Jim Carr
Jim Carr Class of 1984
Navy, 8 Years
Served on USS Coral Sea from 1985-1987. Naval Reserves for 5 years.
joe deel
joe deel Class of 1998
Coast Guard, 9 Years
boot camp in new jersey stationed in virginia currently stationed in the florida keys
Joe Lunceford
Joe Lunceford Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served USMCSF Co. Yorktown, Va 1990 through 1992. 1992 through 1993 Camp Lejeune, NC. 2nd Mar Div.
Joe Lunceford
Joe Lunceford Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 4 Years
John Lewis
John Lewis Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Served 27 years. Two tours in Vietnam. Retired in 1992.
Jon Snodgrass
Jon Snodgrass Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Fox Co 2/9 15th MEUSOC
Joseph Barnett
Joseph Barnett Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in Charleston, SC as the Crew Chief on a C-141.
Joshua Morris
Joshua Morris Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Marine Corps machine gunner. Tour to Iraq.
Justin Davis
Justin Davis Class of 2005
Air Force, 1 Years
I am an aircraft mechanic for the A-10 Warthog. I'm stationed in Tucson, AZ at Davis-Monthan, AFB. I am an E-3 and have served for 1 year and 4 months.
Justin Garland
Justin Garland Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 1 Years
Served In The USMC for 11/2 years.
Kenneth Fagans
Kenneth Fagans Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Active Duty 20 +
Kevin Chesser
Kevin Chesser Class of 1992
Army, 10 Years
Served 4 years in Hawaii as an Infantryman, Then moved to Fort Campbell Ky, where I served 2 tours in Iraq in 2003 and 2005

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