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
Barbara (connor)Wilkinson Class of 1984
Army, 6 Years Combat Medic, EMS
Beverly Lindsey Class of 1988
Navy, 6 Years I spent 6 years in the USN. I was stationed in California, New Zealand & Antarctica in the aviation field. I worked with F-18's & C-130s.
Brian S. Parsons Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 5 Years I served 5 years in the Marine Corps from 1990 to 1995. I was a jet engine mechanic on A-6 Intruders and EA-6B Prowlers. Stationed in Cherry Point, NC and Iwakuni, Japan.
Dana Kent Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 3 Years I graduated a Marine at Parris Island in 2006, before my own high school graduation. I have served in Fallujah, Iraq for seven months. At the time of writing this I am currently deployed with the 22nd MEU, Europe is our first port of call.
David Garcia Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years 5 yrs Active Duty on USS New Jersey (BB-62) and USS Voge (FF-1047). 19 years Navy Special Warfare (MIUW- 207) Retired at the rank of Senior Chief (E-8)
David L Lightsey Jr Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 4 Years I was assigned to 2ND Marine DIV, 6TH Marines, HQ CO, Comm PLT. Then assigned to the SPMAGTF and spent six months on the USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Nasau. I participated in Operation Deny Flight, Provide Promise, and Southern Watch.
David Robinson Class of 1998
Army, 6 Years Airborne, Field Medic, Helicopter Mechanic, First Response Field Helicopter recovery. Served in Both Bosnia and Iraq.
David Robinson Class of 1998
Army, 6 Years Helicopter Mechanic, Field Medic, Airborne, Helicopter Recovery Team, Deployed to Bosnia, and Iraq.
Joseph Spurlock Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 1 Years I went to Parris Island boot camp in Feb of 08'. I graduated and went to MCT in Camp Lejune, NC. I then went from there and got stationed in Pensacola, Fl, and Oceana, Va for my school. I am now stationed in Miramar, Ca. I am an Aviation Ordnanceman. The squadron where I work is VMGR-352, I work on a KC130J refueling plane.
Krystal Keen Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 6 Years 6 and still serving.
Lee A Deuel Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 4 Years Served 13 Month tour in Vietnam. I Battery, 11th Marines, 3rd Marine Div. Final duty station Marines Barracks, Naval Weapons Station, Seal Beach, California.
Michael Berry Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years A drill Sergeant, and A senior NCO.
Nathaniel Jackson Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Retired after 20 years in the Mairne Corps
Rick Shorrock Class of 1978
Navy, 6 Years Served as a Radioman, Second Class Petty Officer from 1982 to 1988. Served aboard the USS John Marshall (SSN-611) as Radioman who was responsible for the operation and technical service of the boat's radio equipment. Qualified Submarines November 2nd, 1985. Commanding Officer Citation for superior performance as Radioman of the Watch during Med Cruise. Honorable Discharge.
Robert Kyle Harbaugh Class of 2006
Army, 8 Years Combat Engineer 4yrs SAPPER, 15T UH60 Helicopter repairer/crew chief. OIF 08-09, Korea 10-11, OEF 12-13
Wayne M. Thompson Class of 1985
Army, 4 Years served four years then came home and raised one son
Wendy Benefield (Yandow) Class of 1990
Air Force, 10 Years Accounting and Finance. Duty locations: Peterson AFB, Colorado Schriever AFB, Colorado
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