James Wood High School Alumni

Winchester, Virginia (VA)

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

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Honored Military Alumni

Matthew Phelps
Matthew Phelps
Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Retired September 2007 as a Gunnery Sergeant
Melanie F. Campbell
Melanie F. Campbell
Class of 1993
Army, 15 Years

15 years of active service as Preventive Medicine Technician. Served in Ft. Bragg, NC, Camp Casey, Korea, Ft. Drum, NY, Ft. Buchanan, Puerto Rico, Ft. Meade, MD, Wuerzburg, Germany. Participated in Operation Uphold and Maintain Democracy, Haiti "94.
Melvin T. Whitlock Jr.
Melvin T. Whitlock Jr.
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Quit school in Dec 58 (Jr Yr) joined US Air Force. Completed school thru GED. Was a military policeman for 22 plus years, retiring in Florida in 1981. Worked US Civil Service retiring from the Defense Investigative Sevice until 2001.
Melvin T. Whitlock Jr.
Melvin T. Whitlock Jr.
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Quit school in 1958, my junior year and joined US Air Force. Received GED in 1959 while in the Philipppines..Retired from USAF in 1981 as a Master Sergeant near Patrick AFB, Fl. and still live here.
Mike Sandy
Mike Sandy
Class of 1979
National Guard, 20+ Years

West Virginia Air National Guard. Flew C-130's as Aircraft Loadmaster for 5 years and recieved comission in 1984 as a 2nd Lt. Went to Aircraft Maintenance Officer School and served 16 years. Finished career as Squadron Commander. Served in Desert Storm, Panama, and Grenada.
Mike Sifford
Mike Sifford
Class of 1988
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 20 years in the Air Force this July
Nicole Hoover
Nicole Hoover
Class of 1998
Air Force, 8 Years

Served at Andrews AFB in Radio Communications and Combat Crew Communications, as well as Charleston AFB in Combat Crew Communications.
omer middleton
omer middleton
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

Transportation Control Movements Specialist (aka) truck driver.
Patrick A Grim
Patrick A Grim
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

US Army 82-85, Army National Guard 85-04

Korea 84-85
Desert Storm 91
Operation Iraqi Freedom 03-04
Sergeant First Class- Retired
Ron Bell  (Ronnie)
Ron Bell (Ronnie)
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Air traffic controller, Viet Nam 1968, Honorable discharge 1970
Russ Mason
Russ Mason
Class of 1966
Navy, 10 Years

Photographers Mate
Thomas Wilson Crabill
Thomas Wilson Crabill
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

Regular Army Master Army Aviator Pilot/Test Pilot. Flew both Fixed Wing & Rotary Wing Aircraft and finished my career as an Instructor in The Army Test Flight Course. I was a multi tour Viet Nam Vet. with my last tour being in Germany
Tom Tirey
Tom Tirey
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Combat Communication, 3 wars, retired 26 years as SMSgt.
Tom Tirey
Tom Tirey
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

26 years total active/reserve military service
Tom Tirey
Tom Tirey
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired SMSgt, 26 years, served Gulf War, Iraq Freedom, Afganistan, retired 2004,
Webb Bell
Webb Bell
Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired in 2003 as a Senior Chief Machinist Mate having served 4 sea tours onboard SSN 688 Class Fast Attack Submarines and two shore duty tours as an Instructor/Facilitator. Completed many Mediterranean, Northern Atlantic cruises and one Western Pacific cruise.
William (Edward) Kirk
William (Edward) Kirk
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Stationed at Tyndall AFB Panama City FL, Lowry AFB Denver CO, Mrytle Beach AFB Mrytle Beach SC, Kadena AFB Okinawa Japan and Grand Forks AFB Grand Forks ND
Participated in Operation Desert Storm
Retired in 1993
Currently residing in Titusville FL
Married 1971 to Bonnie Buhl Kirk
Two sons residing in TX

Classmates Spotlight

James Wood High School Classmates

Joanne Gallo
Class of '80

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