Military Alumni

Military Alumni

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

Amy Hardwick Thomas
Amy Hardwick Thomas Class of 1987
Army, 8 Years
I served most of my time right here in NC, as a pharmacy tech...
Anthony Scott Crouse
Anthony Scott Crouse Class of 1979
Navy, 4 Years
Served on board USS England (CG-22), stationed San Diego, CA. Operations Specialist & Air Intercept Controller.
Bill Dwyer
Bill Dwyer Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
14+ yrs as an Inflight Refueling Operator (Boom Operator) 8 yrs as a Computer Systems Officer
Bill Dwyer
Bill Dwyer Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Mustang - Enlisted to Officer 15 years as a Inflight Refueling Tech (Boom Operator) attaining Senior Master Sargeant (SMSgt) 8 years as a Computer Systems Officer attaining Captain.
David E. Chaney
David E. Chaney Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
Airborne Radar Instructor
Francis (Butch) Coats
Francis (Butch) Coats Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years
Served as a Nuclear, Biological and Chemical specialist all 20+ years. Positions included: squad leader, platoon sergeant, operations sergeant, instructor, drill sergeant. Special qualifications included: paratrooper (airborne) and air assault. Retired in 2003.
Jeffrey L Piercy
Jeffrey L Piercy Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Retired
Larry Welch
Larry Welch Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Larry played on the undefeated 1964 JHS football team. the sectional champion 1964-65 basketball team and the state finals 1965 baseball team. He was killed in action during the TET offensive in Vietnam in 1968.
Max Murfin
Max Murfin Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
Served in Vietnam 1968 and 1969 with 981st Military Police Sentry Dogs
Phillip M. Dennis
Phillip M. Dennis Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Marine Corps from 1967-1971. 67'-68', 3rd Marine Division, Vietnam ( 0311 Infantry)
Robert David Flynn
Robert David Flynn Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Served as a missile guidance technician from 1966 to 1970. Last 3 years of service was spent at RAF Greenham Common in England supporting USAF Europe. Honorable discharge in 1970 as Senior Guided Missile Technician with the rank of Sergeant.
Robert Lee Watts
Robert Lee Watts Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years
Bobby won the long jump at the IHSA meet in 1958 and was second in 1959. He was killed in action during the TET offensive in Vietnam in 1968
sam hall
sam hall Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years
is currently serving as an active duty recruiter in mississippi
Sammye Harney
Sammye Harney Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years
Serve in the Illinois National guard and Sergeant with 3637th Support Maintence Unit out of Springfield. Just returned home from Iraqi Freedom tour in May of 08'

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Jacksonville High School Classmates

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Class of '52

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