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

Charles R. Dougherty
Charles R. Dougherty
Class of 1944
Army, 2 Years

US Army Air Corps
Clint Bradshaw
Clint Bradshaw
Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years

Air Force Security Service:
Spent tours in Turkey and Flight Status in Vietnam
Dave Mickley
Dave Mickley
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Served with the 101st Airborne Div in Vietnam. e/2nd/501st Infantry. Entered 1969
David C. Dougherty
David C. Dougherty
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired 2001 as a Fire Controlman Chief Petty Officer
Dwaine Beadnell Jr
Dwaine Beadnell Jr
Class of 2004
Air Force, 4 Years

weapons
Erin Metzger
Erin Metzger
Class of 1999
Coast Guard, 5 Years

USCG
Howard Lee Burns
Howard Lee Burns
Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years

Air Force Reserve 28 yrs
Active Air Force 4 yrs
Air Crew & Air Transportation Supervisor
Vietnam 1967-1968
Desert Storm/Desert Shield
James Vierheller
James Vierheller
Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 8 Years

10th Marine Regiment , Drill Instructor Parris Island, S.C.
jean Lawson Appleton
jean Lawson Appleton
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

i was the first woman in Law Enforcement, unofficially. first woman to qualify with an M-16 and .38. did some OSI work.
Jim Russell
Jim Russell
Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years

Naval Avation, Carrier based Squadrons
Jim Russell
Jim Russell
Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years

Naval Avation - Retired July 1986
Larry Wakeley
Larry Wakeley
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired in 1994 , Served in Germany, Iceland plus Indiana, California, Georgia, Arkansas and Nebraska. I worked in ammunition supply field mostly at the headquarters level.
Leslie Johnson
Leslie Johnson
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Youngest (and tallest) Drum Major in US Army at 17 years old.
Patrick Finnegin
Patrick Finnegin
Class of 1980
National Guard, 39 Years

Many different assignments from vehicle mechanic to operations; 3 deployments; and a lifetime of education
Philip Skeen
Philip Skeen
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

Machinist mate - Served in Hawai'i, San Francisco, Norfolk and Philidelphia on DD 825 and DDG 5.
Ralph Manos
Ralph Manos
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Active Army enlisted (E6). Active Army Commissioned (OCS). National Guard Commissioned. Army Reserves Commissioned. Army Officer Retiree Recall to Active Duty. South America, Italy, Germany, Kosovo, Iraq, Afghanistan, West Africa, Ft. Polk, Ft. Wood, Ft. Benning, Ft. Sill, Ft. Hood, Ft. Irwin.
Raquel Mattern-Cunningham
Raquel Mattern-Cunningham
Class of 1986
Army Reserves, 8 Years

CPT, Army Nurse, 256th CSH

Military Academy Liasion Officer, US Military Academy at West Point
Scott Johnston
Scott Johnston
Class of 1980
Air Force, 5 Years

21+ years
5 years active duty, 16 yrs reserve Army
Seth Williams
Seth Williams
Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years

Radar Technician for 3 Years
Veterinary Technician for the last 7 years and counting.

Classmates Spotlight

Louisville High School Classmates

Lisa Cowley
Class of '77

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