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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Dr.Sam H.Hughes
Dr.Sam H.Hughes
Class of 1963
Navy, 3 Years

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class
San Diego,Calf,;
Oakland Naval Hospital
2/26 Marine Gulf Company-Viet Nam
NAS Corpus Christi,Tx
Retired disable veteran
Earl S. Newsome III
Earl S. Newsome III
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Served 20 years in the Army as a Medical Service Corps Officer. Retired in 1995 as a Lieutenant Colonel
Ericka (Jones) Barber
Ericka (Jones) Barber
Class of 1995
Navy, 4 Years

Enlisted 4 years, served in Chinhae, South Korea; Newport, RI, and San Diego, CA. RM3/IT3
Ericka (Jones)Barber
Ericka (Jones)Barber
Class of 1995
Navy, 4 Years

Information Systems Technician Petty Officer Third Class
Eugene McCardell
Eugene McCardell
Class of 1988
Air Force, 19 Years

F-15 Avionics Technician
Eugene McCardell
Eugene McCardell
Class of 1988
Air Force, 19 Years

F-15 Avionics Technician
Flecia Edwards
Flecia Edwards
Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Camp Pendleton, CA 94-97
Okinawa Japan 97-98
MCRD, San Diego 98-01
Gregory A Bush
Gregory A Bush
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Master Sergeant (E7), who in July of 1970, begin a career as an Aircraft Electrician. Did tours of duty in Vietnam, Thailand, Texas and Washington State. September, 1974, became an Air Traffic Control Radar Technician completed tours of duty in Germany, England, Spain, California, and Mississippi (which was a really good place to retire in August of 1990).
Harold L. Burleson
Harold L. Burleson
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Military Police Corps Regimental Command Sergeant Major #6, Military Police Hall of Fame Inductee
Herman pierson
Herman pierson
Class of 1957
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Marine Corps, 3rd Marines Division. played football- running back, Far East Marine All-star, far east all service team.
jake carroll
jake carroll
Class of 1982
Navy, 4 Years

Ananpolis
James J thibeaux
James J thibeaux
Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years

Desert Storm//North Star//NATO
Jayron Love
Jayron Love
Class of 1989
Air Force, 18 Years

I've been all over the world and i'm still serving proudly.
Jeremy Glenn
Jeremy Glenn
Class of 1984
Army, 4 Years

The majority of service as a Finance Specialist at Fort Lee, VA.
Jeremy Glenn
Jeremy Glenn
Class of 1984
Army, 4 Years

Finance Specialist. Spent majority of service at Fort Lee, VA.
Jerry Wheelwright
Jerry Wheelwright
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

Accounting & Finance
Jerry Wheelwright
Jerry Wheelwright
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

Tours in Vietnam, Germany, Spain. Retired 1988
Jessica Jones
Jessica Jones
Class of 1997
Army, 6 Years

I served two years in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Weapons Specialist and Pipeline Engineer.
Jimmy Payton
Jimmy Payton
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Served with the 26th BPO Corps of Engineers in Munich, Germany from April, 1967 to December, 1968. Honorably discharged December 15, 1968; rank -sargeant/E-5.
Joe A Barnes
Joe A Barnes
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Medical Area Dental Lab Tech

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Eugene Mccardell Jr.
Class of '88

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Jack Yates Class of 1974 45th Year Reunion

The Jack Yates Class of 1974 is busy planning our 45th Class Reunion which will be November 29th - December 1st, 2019. W...
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Our Jack Yates 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 Jack Yates High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Houston are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!