Military Alumni

Military 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

adam sanchez
adam sanchez Class of 1990
Navy, 5 Years
u.s. navy corpsman, u.s.naval hospital jacksonville,FL. naval hospital yokosuka.Japan. china lake medical clinic, cal. assigned fleet hospital 2, hospitalcorpsman school san diego,.basic san diego
Benson Akins
Benson Akins Class of 1985
Navy, 7 Years
Served in Attack Squadron 146 onboard the USS Kitty Hawk CV-63 and the USS Nimitz CVN-68. Attack Squadron 122 and Naval Air Station Lemoore CA from 1986 - 1992.
Bill Redfearn
Bill Redfearn Class of 1977
Army, 16 Years
Served for 16 yrs and took an early retirement due to the drawdown of the mid to late 90's.
Byron Beasley
Byron Beasley Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
Military Intelligence- army security agency- morse code intercept-beside US duuty-served 4 months in Thailand,14 months in Viet Nam 71-72 in Mekong Delta - advisor attached to 9th ARVN division, frequent Air America flyer,The guys from Lovington who went over there as ground pounders are true heroes! Buster M,Harold H, Eugene C,Freddie Y and Buddy C. are a few of those many wildcat heroes.
Dennis W. Hester
Dennis W. Hester Class of 1963
Air Force, 11 Years
After graduation from ENMU, completed Undergraduate Pilot Training at Webb AFB (Big Spring ), 1 year in RVN flying combat missions out of DaNang. Returned to KC-135 pilot/IP at Wright Patt (Dayton, Oh). Selected to write/teach pilot conversion course for AWACS at Tinker AFB (OKC). Separated in 1979
James Cloud
James Cloud Class of 1961
Army, 4 Years
Army Security Agency (ASA), Military Cryptanalyst Basic Training: Fort Ord, CA Advanced Training: Fort Devens, MA Operations Training: Fort George Meade (NSA) Overseas Assignments: Sinope, Turkey (1 year) Hakata, Japan (2 years)
Jimmy L. Ellis
Jimmy L. Ellis Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired after 34 years in uniform as Navy Captain. Served in submarines.
John Eddie Richardson
John Eddie Richardson Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
CPT. 4th Armored Division , Furth, Germany. Company Platoon leader, Co Exec, Acting S-3 on Battalion Staff
John Roye (Cagle)
John Roye (Cagle) Class of 1986
Army, 4 Years
Served in a airborne infantry unit with the 82nd Airborne.
johnny arrent
johnny arrent Class of 1974
Army, 3 Years
62ND engineers atomic demolition vicenza italy atomic weapons
Judy E Simmons
Judy E Simmons Class of 1969
Army, 4 Years
Supply Sgt./WAC Detachment, Ft. Gordon, GA.
Judy E Simmons
Judy E Simmons Class of 1969
Army Reserves, 4 Years
Supply Branches
Lloyd Drennon
Lloyd Drennon Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
Went through helicopter pilot training and served and year in RVN flying Hueys, earning a Purple Heart. Later became and instructor pilot in the Huey, the CH-47 and the OH-58. Last six years spent in Cavalry units finally retiring out of Ft Hood, TX in 1988.
Mike Crawford
Mike Crawford Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years
Pershing Missle crewmember
Mike O'Grady
Mike O'Grady Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years
Fighter Pilot, 2 tours in SEA conflict. 440 combat missions.
Ron Crocker
Ron Crocker Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years
Army Security Agency MOS: 058
Ron Crocker
Ron Crocker Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years
US Army Security Agency - Primary Duty Station, Two Rock Ranch Station-Petaluma, Calif.
Ron Crocker
Ron Crocker Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years
1962-1965 Army Security Agency. Basic: Ft Leonard Wood, Specialist Training: Ft Devens, Mass, Permanent Duty Station: Two Rock Ranch Station, Petaluma, CA - MOS: Manual Morse Intercept Operator
Stephen Harrison
Stephen Harrison Class of 1986
National Guard, 3 Years
Currently serving in Texas National Guard. Deploying in December overseas as infantryman. Served in the US Army 1994-1995 as a generator mechanic. Hope to be an x-ray technician(68P) after my deployment ends.

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Emiliano Sy
Class of '87

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