Herrin High School Alumni

Herrin, Illinois (IL)

Recent Members

Aron Windland 2013
Brittny Loss 2003
James Hall 1971
Jo Cluck 1950
Katie Butler 2012
Kim Scott 1981
Linda Bracy 1971
Marilyn Claxton 1958

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!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Herrin High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Tigers lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Brian Juvers
Brian Juvers
Class of 1995
Air Force, 6 Years

He served in both Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom spending 3 of his 6 years serving in hostile areas as a civil engineer.
CDR Kimberly C. Robertson
CDR Kimberly C. Robertson
Class of 1989
Navy, 20+ Years

Supply Corps Officer
Chad Charlet
Chad Charlet
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Chad was a proud Marine and a great friend who gave his life in support of our freedom. His great personality, humor and friendship will be greatly missed.
Chris A Thompson
Chris A Thompson
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 18 years in submarines, enlisted FTB for 8 years and commissioned 1974 retired from Kings bay GA 1993
Chris Allen Thompson
Chris Allen Thompson
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

Served Twenty + years in the Navy both as a Submarine officer/enlisted and as an Engineering Duty Officer
Christopher Paul Taitt
Christopher Paul Taitt
Class of 1993
Army, 20 Years

Army Signal Corps (RET)
Dax Griffith
Dax Griffith
Class of 1989
Air Force, 15 Years

Dax currently serves as an instructor for heavy construction equipment. He has earned his next set of stripes and will be promoted to Master sergeant this spring. He and his family will be relocating this summer to California.
Don Cogdill
Don Cogdill
Class of 1992
Army, 10 Years

Intelligence Analyst
Eric L. Frattini
Eric L. Frattini
Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years

Minuteman II Missile Launch Officer
Missile Launch Combat Crew Evaluator
George Pizanowski
George Pizanowski
Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years

5 plus years active, 25 plus years Reserves, total 30 years and still going strong
IC1(SW/AW) Randy L. Price
IC1(SW/AW) Randy L. Price
Class of 2000
Navy, 7 Years

Serves as an Interior Communication Electrician. Previously stationed on the USS Enterprise CVN-65 and now currently serves as an Instructor at CSCSU Great Lakes Illinois training site.
Jessica L. Fitzgerald
Jessica L. Fitzgerald
Class of 2003
National Guard, 10 Years

Army National Guard. 31July2002-Present.
31R/25Q, Multi Channel Transmission Systems Operator and Maintainer.
Jimmy Baldi
Jimmy Baldi
Class of 1996
Navy, 6 Years

Cryptologic Technician
Jimmy Baldi
Jimmy Baldi
Class of 1996
Navy, 6 Years

Served as a Cryptologic Technician for NCTAMS LANT DET HAMPTON ROADS. Worked with a special group that maintained the crypto for the Atlantic Fleet and for various special forces operations.
Kalen Miles
Kalen Miles
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served from 2000 till 2004. Deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom as an engineer.
Lt Colonel James E. Dillard
Lt Colonel James E. Dillard
Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years

Air Force intelligence officer, USAF Academy history professor, five deployments to Middle East/Asia, Director of Operations, Squadron Commander, Joint Staff, NATO, combat intel at F-16, B-1, B-52 bases, imagery analyst, targeting officer.
Martin L. Hailey
Martin L. Hailey
Class of 1955
Navy, 10 Years

Served on APA-195 (USS Lenawee) and DLG-10 (USS KING.) My last two tours were in Vietnam on a guided missile ship as a Computer Technician for the Naval Tactical Data Systems. ASROC torpedo systems and Terrier missiles.
Master Sergeant Dax Griffith
Master Sergeant Dax Griffith
Class of 1989
Air Force, 16 Years

Dax and family are stationed at Vandenberg AFB, CA. He is a heavy equipment operator and concrete/asphalt craftsman. Dax and Susan have been in the Air Force almost 17 years and have three great children. Kaitlin, Mikaila and Joshua.
Master Sergeant Matt Summers
Master Sergeant Matt Summers
Class of 1988
Air Force, 15 Years

Currently on active duty as public affairs superintendent. Have been stationed in Afghanistan, Korea, Germany, Turkey, Japan, Arizona, Texas and Missouri
MSgt Michael T. Goeb
MSgt Michael T. Goeb
Class of 1986
Air Force, 19 Years

Currently still on active duty stationed at Travis AFB, CA. Will soon be stationed at Scott AFB, IL in Jun 08.

Classmates Spotlight

Herrin High School Classmates

Joe Pollack
Class of '57

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Herrin High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Tigers.

School News

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