Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Charles A. Christian Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years Vietnam US Army Combat Medic Purple Heart
Charles F. Myers Class of 1965
Air Force, 8 Years Aircraft Mechanic 1965-1969 Virginia Air National Guard 1980-1984
Charlie Ward Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years E5 Construction Electrician in US Navy Seabees, MCB-4, homeported out of Port Hueneme, Calif. Served mostly in the Pacific.
CSM (R) Robert G.Nnichols Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years Served 31 years, eight months.
David (Gene) Allen Class of 1961
Coast Guard, 8 Years Served in the Coast Guard Reserve for 8 years and attended and graduated from Marshall University after active duty. Attained rank of Radioman 2nd Class (E-5) before discharge.
David Harbour Class of 1962
Air Force, 8 Years Vietnam veteran. Airbourne Combat Crew member. EC 47, B52, F 4, Airbourne drone program, U 2. Work defense contactors until September 2014. Now retired fly fisherman.
David McComas Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years Served 26 years in US Army
Don Houchins Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years I was a Watercraft Engineer for 23 years. I retired as a SFC while assigned to TACOM as a watercraft subject matter expert for the Integrated Logistic Support Center. Combat veteran during Desert Storm and Operation Enduring Freedom and logistic and humanitarian support in Haiti. I’ve seen a lot of countries I would have never gotten the chance to visit. Those that are included are England, Italy, Crete, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Panama, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Puerto Pico, Cuba, Honduras, Columbia, Azores, Japan, Singapore and Egypt. I was stationed in Diego Garcia for over a year. By far being my favorite duty assignment, there were only three Army personnel assigned to the island. This made life very nice. I had my own apartment. I was furnished a wide screen TV with a Bose home theater system, a Trek Mountain Bike and I was afforded the opportunity to go deep sea fishing once a month. I worked as a quality assurance evaluator on the support contract that maintained pre-positioned war stock.
Edward Thomas Damron Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years Army Aviation 71p20,served with D Troop 1/1 Air Cav Vietnam 1971 thru 1972 . Served four years in the Army and trainned National Guard troops for awhile after discharge.
First Sergeant/E-8 Michael Howard Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years Served for 20 years did four combat tours and 3 wars/conflicts. Retired 1996 as an First Sergeant/E-8 Have two kids in the military one Army one Air Force. Have 5 kids, 11 grandkids number 12 on the way. Traveled the world and all over the US.
FREELON DWAIN WHEELER Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years Svc in Inf and OrdC from 70 to 93 with 2 yr brake in svc. MAJ(p)
gary harvell Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years Jet Engine Tech
Jack L Miller Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years Served from 1962 to 1966 in jet aircraft maintenance. Served in TURKEY, New Jersey, and the Philippine Islands.
James McCallister Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years VIET NAM VET
Larry C Fisher Class of 1958
Army, 20+ Years Retired Army Master Sergeant, 4 campaigns in Viet Nam with 117th Assault Helicopter (Gunships). Awarded Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, 12 Air Medals, Meritorious Service Medal, 5 Army Commendation Medals and others
LTC (R) Gary Workman Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years Served 29 years, 8 months
Mark Smith Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years IS2AW
PATRICK RAY STEINERT Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years Retired as MS 1 ( SS ), two tours Viet Nam, stationed on DD, SSN, CVS, LST, VQ1 Guam, shore stations up and down the west coast.
Randolph F Haun Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years Intelligence Walt Facs - Vietnam 1970
Richard Grady Class of 1960
Air Force, 12 Years Vietnam, 1963,1966, Iran,1967, Panama, 68, Korea, 69, Call Back Vietnam 1975 WO-3
Terry A. (jeff) Smith
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1956 huntington east yearbook for sale
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