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

Charles Alvin Rhoades
Charles Alvin Rhoades Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
USAF and Air National Guard 27 !/2 years
Danny  Creech
Danny Creech Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic training at Lackland AFB, San Antonio TX. Tech School at Chanute AFB, Rantoul IL, Richards Gebaur AFB, Belton MO, Udorn AFB Udon Thailand, Ubon AFB, UBon Thailand, George AFB Victorville CA. Machinist E-4
Danny Creech
Danny Creech Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic Training Lackland AFB, San Antonio TX Specialist Training, Chanute AFB, Rantoul IL Wing Training, Richards Gebaur, Kansas City, MO 432 FMS, Udorn Thailand 8th Wing FMS, Ubon Thailand George AFB, Victorville, CA
Dick Mitchell
Dick Mitchell Class of 1953
Army, 2 Years
28th U S Infantry Regiment in Germany 1956-58
Donald L. Stewart
Donald L. Stewart Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic traininng at Lackland AFB. Tech school at Shephard AFB. Trained as Power Production Tech. Served 18 months in the Phillipines and 18 months in the Azores.
donald l. stewart
donald l. stewart Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
electrial power production tec.
Richard H Grover
Richard H Grover Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
I was wounded in Vietnam in 1968 and spent 13 months in the hospital at Ft Carson CO.
Robert Lyons
Robert Lyons Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
21 October 1976 – 10 January 1977: Attended Boot Camp at MCRD San Diego, CA. Platoon 3113, India Company, 3rd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment. Private. February 1977 – March 1977: Attended Infantry Training School, Camp Pendleton, CA, Given MOS 0331 Machinegunner. Private March 1977 – November 1979: Marine Detachment, 32nd Street Naval Station, San Diego, CA, Lance Corporal November 1979 – March 1980: Civilian March 1980 – September 1980: Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. Rifleman. Lance Corporal. October 1980 - January 1982: India Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. Machinegun team leader, Corporal. Deployed to Okinawa for 6 months in ’81. February 1982 – May 1984: Landing Force Training Command, Atlantic, NAB Little Creek, Norfolk, VA. Instructor, Sergeant. June 1984 – June 1985: India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines, 1st Marine Brigade, MCAS Kaneohe Bay, HI. Deployed at sea from July to December 1984. Visited and trained in the following countries and places; Philippines, Korea, Japan, Iwo Jima, Diego Garcia, Kenya, Singapore, Hong Kong and Thailand. Machinegun squad leader, Sergeant. June 1985 – June 1987: Headquaters & Headquaters Squadron, MCAS Kaneohe Bay, HI. Marksmanship Instructor, Sergeant. July 1987 – July 1988: Charlie Company, 3rd Light Armored Vehicle Battalion, MCAGCC 29 Palms, CA. Platoon Sergeant/Platoon Commander, Staff Sergeant. September 1988 – September 1989: Charlie Company, 3rd Light Armored Vehicle Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, Okinawa, Japan. Platoon Sergeant/Platoon Commander, Staff Sergeant. October 1989 – October 1990: Headquarters Company, 1st Light Armored Infantry Battalion*, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. Master Gunner/Assistant Operations Chief, Staff Sergeant. October 1990 – April 1991: Headquarters Company, 1st Light Armored Infantry Battalion, 1st Marine Division, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait City (Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm). Master Gunner/Assistant Operations Chief, Staff Sergeant. April 1991 – September 1992: Charlie Company, 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion**, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. Platoon Sergeant, Staff Sergeant. October 1992 – July 1994: Light Armored Vehicle Company, Infantry Training Battalion, School of Infantry, Camp Pendleton, CA. Chief Instructor, Staff Sergeant. July 1994 – April 1997: Weapons Section, Infantry Training Battalion, School of Infantry, Camp Pendleton, CA. Machinegun instruction team leader, Staff Sergeant. *All Light Armored Vehicle Battalions were re-designated Light Armored Infantry Battalions. ** All Light Armored Infantry Battalions were re-designated Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalions.
Steven Dillman
Steven Dillman Class of 1997
Army, 10 Years
Sergeant, Heavy Equipment Transporter 2 Tours in Iraq 2004, 2006
Wayne Douglass
Wayne Douglass Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Florida NTC Barbers point HAWAII Corpus Christi Texas Long Beach Ca Persian Gulf 6 tours Samalia Burma Pakastan China Korea Japan Kenya

Classmates Spotlight

Licking High School Classmates

Leslie Bryson
Class of '95

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Passing of Esther Jean (Wells) Beckham

Just found the Licking High School Amumi webpage in her favorites on her computer. Thought I'd let you know that Jean p...
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