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

Brian Shawn Wheeler
Brian Shawn Wheeler
Class of 1983
Navy, 6 Years

In Navy From Oct 1984 to Oct 1990
Gas Turbine systems mechanic
Carl Lawson
Carl Lawson
Class of 1985
Air Force, 4 Years

Served at Wright Patterson
Charles Combs
Charles Combs
Class of 1974
Army, 17 Years

Military Intelligence
cliff lindsay
cliff lindsay
Class of 1955
Air Force, 10 Years

automatic pilot , electronic counter measures, guidance systems teck. Locations, WPAFB,,ARDC,. Dayton, Ohio, Goosebay,Labrador, Travis,AFB, CA.,
Hickman, AFB, Hawaii,Anderson AFB, Guam, Vietnam. E-5
Darrell Rose
Darrell Rose
Class of 1973
Navy, 6 Years

Stationed on the U.S.S. Wainwright CG-28 which was the lead ship in the harbor parade of 1976 at New York City 4th of July celebration.
David Pressler
David Pressler
Class of 1965
Navy, 6 Years

United States Navy Submarine Service for 6 years. Served on two nuclear powered submarines and made 7 war patrols. Served on the USS Thomas Jefferson SSBN 618 Blue crew and USS George Bancroft SSBN 643 Blue crew. Served as 2nd Class Sonarman and operated out of Groton, Connecticut and Holy Loch Scotland.
Donald E Canter
Donald E Canter
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

Basic training at FT. Knox. Then to Aberdeen Proving Grounds. Then to FT.Lee and then to Vietnam in 1966 to 1967. Then went to FT. Hood Texas.Got out October 1968
Everett E. Frazee Sr.
Everett E. Frazee Sr.
Class of 1941
Navy, 4 Years

This is my Dad he served in the South Pacific . WWII . he went down with the Carrier Yorktown and of course he survived. He then served on The Destroyer Buchanon, and then he was ordered to a brand new Super Battleship Named by then Sen. Harry S. Truman in 1944. It was the Battleship Missouri. He got to watch the Japanese Surrender in Tokyo Bay in 1945. He was discharged in Nov.1946
Gary Bales
Gary Bales
Class of 1965
Navy, 6 Years

I was on a Submarine Tender in San Diego and a Tank Landing Ship. I am a Combat Veteran of the Viet Nam war. I was on a LST operating in the Mekong Delta for one year. I was also in the Army National Guard of Ohio for 4 years.
Harold Smith
Harold Smith
Class of 1986
Air Force, 7 Years

inventory control
James M. Moore
James M. Moore
Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Sergeant First Class currently working for Northrop Grumman at Fort Knox, Kentucky training at the Advanced Leadership Course
John (Chris) Grimes
John (Chris) Grimes
Class of 1972
Navy, 20+ Years

'72 - '76 #2 Engineroom USS Pensacola (LSD-38)
'76 - '79 Instructor 1200 psi Hot Plant Great Lakes, Illinois
'79 - '86 #1 Engineroom USS Belknap (CG-26) Engineroom Supervisor, Engineering Officer of the Watch
'86 - '89 Shore Intermediate Maintenance Activity, Norfolk, Va. Pump Shop Supervisor
'89 - '93 #1 Engineroom USS Trenton (LPD-14) Engineroom Supervisor, Senior Engineering Department Enlisted, Engineering Officer of the Watch
John H. Childers
John H. Childers
Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years

Entered US Army Jun 1959, retired Aug 1984 at the grade of SFC E7. 1959 - 1965 Germany, 1972- 1977 Germany.
John N. Blose, Col, USAF ret
John N. Blose, Col, USAF ret
Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years

Entered the Air Force Officer Training School on 12 August 1963 and following commissioning that November moved to Amarillo AFB, TX to attend Supply Officer training. Initial permanent assignment was to Little Rock AFB, AR in support of Titan II Missile Systems and the B-58 Strategic Bomber Missions. Acceptance for the Air Force Institute of Technology's advanced degree progran had John on the move again to Wright Patterson AFB in June 1966 where he would receive a MS Degree in Logistic Management followed by 12 month tour as Wing Logistisc Officer with the 14th Air Commando Wing at Nah Trang Vietnam. Apparently destined to make some history in the NE Asia theater John was next assigned to Hq 5th Air Force in Tokyo, Japan where he remained for 3 years as Chief, Logistic War Plans. TBC.....
Kendall Mays
Kendall Mays
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

44th Engineer Battalion-Korea
Kurt Bratlie
Kurt Bratlie
Class of 1983
Army, 18 Years

Intelligence Analyst, Scout, Special Agent Criminal Investigator (CID), Served overseas and in every dessert known to man. The Army has a way of showing you all the "garden" spots of the world - LOL! Wouldn't have traded the experience for anything.
Kurt Bratlie
Kurt Bratlie
Class of 1983
Army, 18 Years

Special Agent - Criminal Investigator (CID), Signals Intelligence Analyst - Linguist, Psychological Operations Specialist, Ground Surveillance Radar Specialist, Deployed to Bosnia, Croatia, Serbia, Kosovo, the Middle East and other points around the globe. You truly do get to see the world, just not the nice spots. Served with the 8th Infantry Division, 1st SOCOM, 11th ACR, and US Army CID.
Lisa Brookbank
Lisa Brookbank
Class of 1998
Navy Reserves, 6 Years

NMCRC Chattanooga, TN and MIUWU 212 - Gulfport, MS
Mark Stine
Mark Stine
Class of 1972
Navy, 6 Years

Engineering lab technician, performing nuclear reactor plant chemistry and radiological controls aboard USS George Bancroft SSBN 643 and USS James Madison SSBN 627. Also performed nuclear maintenance and radiological controls aboard USS Orion AS18.
Mary Jernigan
Mary Jernigan
Class of 1984
Air Force, 12 Years

4 USAF
2 USN
8 USA

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Our Lemon-monroe 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 Lemon-monroe High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Monroe are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!