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

Brad Thomas
Brad Thomas Class of 1986
Air Force, 20+ Years
In the Iowa Air National since my senior year. Have been fulltime for the last 14 years, fighting the drug war.
Don Bingaman
Don Bingaman Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Served in the Marine Corp 1966 - 1968
Donald Zoutte
Donald Zoutte Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years
Spent Service time in the Air Force and the Army Reserves
John S. Koonce
John S. Koonce Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Senior Chief Quartermaster E-8 in 1992. Served on 7 Naval Ships, 3 Major Shore Commands and 3 years as Naval Instructor at Virginia Military Institute (89-92). Viet Nam Vet (69-70) and (72-73)
Marty Klaus
Marty Klaus Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
Four years reserve. Two years active duty. NSA DaNang, Vietnam '69-'70
Michael Barger
Michael Barger Class of 1973
Army, 6 Years
Served with the 65th Engineers, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, from 1974-1977. Also served three years in the National Guard from 1977-1980.
Patrick Harvey
Patrick Harvey Class of 1988
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in Security Police at Edwards AFB CA, Clark AB PI, Offutt AFB NE.
Phil Monroe
Phil Monroe Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years
Flight Surgeon
Richard c Woolery
Richard c Woolery Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
was stationed in: Mass, Guam, Turkey
Ron "Cuddles " Bailey
Ron "Cuddles " Bailey Class of 1969
Navy, 4 Years
Navy Corpsman. Served in the States and The far east,
Taylor Smith
Taylor Smith Class of 2008
Navy, 2 Years
Still serving
Thomas S. Walter
Thomas S. Walter Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Basic Training at Lackland AFB, Texas Technical Training at Biloxi, Mississippi ATC Radar Military Installations: Wurtsmith AFB, Michigan, Biloxi, Mississippi, Shemya Air Station, Alaska, Ramstein AB, Germany, Scott AFB, Illinois, Spangdahlem AB, Germany, and Scott AFB, Illinois.
Tim Kovacic
Tim Kovacic Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years
Did not serve in the reserves
Wayne Clark
Wayne Clark Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Law Enforcement and Security Supervisor. Retired as MSgt. Stationed at various bases in Vietnam, Thailand, S. Korea, N.M., Hawaii, and Spangdalem and Bitburg, Germany

Classmates Spotlight

Knoxville High School Classmates

Bryan Overton
Class of '90

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