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

Albert R Barton
Albert R Barton Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired naval maintenance officer, LCDR.
Allan K Toby
Allan K Toby Class of 1975
Air Force, 4 Years
Best time of my adult life!!!!!!
audrey l perry
audrey l perry Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Audrey L Perry, Lieutenant Colonel, Medical Service Corps served faithfully and honorably in the United States Army for 24 years. Retired 1 August 2007
Booker T. Williams, Jr
Booker T. Williams, Jr Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Served as an 0331 infantryman, and rifle coach at Paris Island, SC. Played battalion football at Quantico Marine Base in Quantico, Va. I also played battalion football on Okinawa, Japan. Was not required to go to Vietnam.
BRET MILLER Class of 1994
Army, 4 Years
Bryan Canter
Bryan Canter Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Combat Engineer, Motor Transportation, Career Retention Specialist, Primary Marksman Instructor, Troop Handler at Marine Combat Training at School of Infantry. Two deployments-Gulf War, Iraq.
Charis Jackson
Charis Jackson Class of 2004
Army, 4 Years
Now serving as a Private First Class, relocated to Ft. Lewis, WA
Charles Jackson
Charles Jackson Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Now serving the Corp as a Sergeant -E-5
Charles T. Bell
Charles T. Bell Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years
Served at Ft. Jackson, SC, Redstone Arsenal, AL, Ft. Hood, TX, Ft. Sill, OK, Ft. Bliss, TX.
Charles T. Porter, Jr
Charles T. Porter, Jr Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
served 5 years in US Army with tours in Vietnam and Korea. Served in Navy as a medical officer.
Christopher Claude
Christopher Claude Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 9 Years
Christopher Claude served 9 years in the USMC and retired as a Gunnery Sergeant in 2006. He was wounded from an IED blast near Karbala, Iraq on February 20, 2006. He was awarded the purple heart. He has since competed via handcycle in the Marine Corps Marathon in 2008 and came in first place in his division.
Curtis L. Murphy
Curtis L. Murphy Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
Served in the Army from 1975-1995, if I had to do it over again I would not hesitate.
David Jewell
David Jewell Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
20+ years happily serving our Soldiers as an Army officer.
David Jewell
David Jewell Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
Currently an Army Colonel serving at US Central Command in Tampa. Military intelligence and planner, with experience in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Don Carpenter
Don Carpenter Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served 1990-1994. On a Spruance Class Destroyer - USS Moosbrugger - out of Charleston, SC. Electronic Warfare Technician (EW3).
Earl S. Smith
Earl S. Smith Class of 1986
Air Force, 4 Years
Air Force Achievement Medal Meritorious Service
EARL S. SMITH Class of 1986
Air Force, 5 Years
Air Froce Achievement Medal for Outstanding Service.
Edward A. Taylor
Edward A. Taylor Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
retired as a Warrant Officer. Received the Medal of Valor in 1968 for his bravery in Viet Nam.
Emory Lunsford
Emory Lunsford Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
10 years working in ground radar 11 years in recruiting
James Feeley
James Feeley Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 7 Years
Some of the best times.

Classmates Spotlight

Mainland High School Classmates

Amanda Snook
Class of '03

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