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

Beth Higgins
Beth Higgins Class of 1985
Army Reserves, 8 Years
Served desert storm. Military police guarded prisoners of war
Brian Mcilvaine
Brian Mcilvaine Class of 1991
National Guard, 15 Years
I began my Army career by entering active duty in 1999. I'm now a major (military police) serving full-time in the North Carolina National Guard Joint Force Headquarters.
Bruce Scheel
Bruce Scheel Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired USAF 30 September 2001
Carroll Hillebrand
Carroll Hillebrand Class of 1983
Navy, 8 Years
USS LAWRENCE (DDG-4) USS KIDD (DDG-993)
Clair H. Brooks
Clair H. Brooks Class of 1956
Army, 2 Years
Stenographer at Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri., handling court martials. Shipped to Korea 1962 to photo-interpretation unit. Came home in 1963.
Corey Voss
Corey Voss Class of 1997
Army, 3 Years
3rd Infantry division Ft. Benning Ga.
Craig W. Brannan Sr.
Craig W. Brannan Sr. Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 4 Years
served with the command element of the 22nd MEU. served in europe, africa, middle east, artic circle, and in south america
David Windham
David Windham Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
NCS Iceland USS Mckee(AS-41) NAVAIDSSUPPUNIT NAS Jacksonville Naval Postgraduate School
Dayton L.Butters
Dayton L.Butters Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years
Made Sgt.
Eric Turnbull
Eric Turnbull Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
I'm currently a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Air Force. I enlisted a month after graduating from Henderson in 1982. In 1993 I became an officer. I've been stationed and deployed all over the world and will serve a one year tour in Iraq beginning in early 2009.
Gary Ricks
Gary Ricks Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired
Greg McCann
Greg McCann Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Now retired
Harry J. McCool
Harry J. McCool Class of 1949
Air Force, 4 Years
U.S. Air Force, Oct 1950 to Oct 1954
Harry Thompson Jr.
Harry Thompson Jr. Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 14 Years
Currently serving his second tour in Iraq, due to return home October 2006. He is stationed in Fallujah.
Horace Butcher
Horace Butcher Class of 1972
Army, 18 Years
Airborne 7th SFG FT. Bragg N.C. 1/509th ABN INF Vicenza, Italy 82nd Airborne Aviation FT Bragg N.C. 5th Signal Stuttgart Germany USAISEC, FT Richie, MD. 49th Sig BN, Wiesbaden, Germany DEOMI, Patrick AFB, Florida Retired 1993
Hughes,Kevin
Hughes,Kevin Class of 1987
Army, 8 Years
2 Smartest things I ever did: 1) Join the Army 2) Get out
Janine Lynette Cole
Janine Lynette Cole Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Joined the Navy in 1981. Served in California Panama and Virginia as an Electronics Technician. Retired as an ET1 in 2001. Would do it again if I had a choice.
LCpl. Mark Bayer
LCpl. Mark Bayer Class of 2009
Marine Corps, 1 Years
currently stationed at Camp Lejeunne, NC; will deploy in early January , 2011 to Helmand province, Afghanistan
Lewis E. Butler
Lewis E. Butler Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired from active duty in 2001 at the rank of Major. Served in four overseas theaters, veteran of 1991 Iraq conflict.
Martin L. Blalock
Martin L. Blalock Class of 1972
Navy, 10 Years
Served as a jet engine mechanic on several types of Naval warplanes.

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Henderson High School Classmates

Debbie Hutton
Class of '81

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Donna (Lutz) Bennett

With a heavy heart it is with great sorrow to report that Donna passed away tragiclly on Thursday August 28, 2008. My co...
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