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

Have you lost your Martinsville High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Artesians lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Brandon L Pugh
Brandon L Pugh Class of 2006
Army, 4 Years
currently serving in Afghanistan.
Brandon L. Pugh
Brandon L. Pugh Class of 2006
Army, 4 Years
Has been in the Indiana Army National Guard for 4 yrs in April. He is an 11B Infantryman serving with Co B 2-151 IN BN part of the 219th BFSB and is currently serving in Afghanistan.
Jim Foster
Jim Foster Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
VietNam war '71-72. Flew B-52s. Retired as Lt Col.
Jim Foster
Jim Foster Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Flew in VietNam conflict '71-72.
Justin Bennett
Justin Bennett Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 4 Years
2 six month deployments to 29 Palms in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Currently deployed with 26th MEU until March 2009
Kenneth Hacker
Kenneth Hacker Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
served in the Vietnam War in Saigon doing arclite targeting
Mark A. Johnson
Mark A. Johnson Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years
Jet Engine Technician
Richard L. VanHook
Richard L. VanHook Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years
Robert Battin
Robert Battin Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Drafted in March 1968. Attended basic training at Fort Campbell, KY and medical school at Fort Sam Houston, TX Served on year tour of duty as combat medic with 1st Infantry Division in Vietnam
Robert N. Edwards
Robert N. Edwards Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years
Thirteen years in Communications Intelligence work with assignments at Imperial Beach, CA; San Miguel, PI; Wahiawa, Hawaii; NSA Fort Meade, MD, Karamursel, Turkey; Washington-Moscow Hotline; Defense Language Institue, Montery, CA; and tiwce with the American Embassy at Nicosia, Cyprus. Fifteen years as a Chaplain with duty at Newport, RI; London, England, Destroyer squadron at Norfolk, VA; Porstmouth Naval Hospital and Norfolk Naval s\Shipyard at Portsmouth, Va; Post graduate school at grate Lakes, IL; and Naval Air Station at Fallon, NV.
Robert N. Edwards
Robert N. Edwards Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years
13 years involved in communications intelligence as a Russian and Hebrew linguist in the Naval Security Group which was then a component of the National Security Agency. Assignments at Imperial Beach, CA, Naval Commuications Stations in the Philippines and Hawaii, the National Security Agency, twice at American Embassy, Nicosia, Cyprus; the Washington-Moscow Hotline at the Pentagon, and a Naval Detachment in Turkey. 15 years as a Protestant Chaplain with service at Newport, RI; London, England; staff member on Commander Destroyer Squadron 32; Portsmouth Naval Hospital at Portsmouth, VA and Norfolk Naval Shipyard also at Porrtsmouth, VA. Then a year of Post Graduate studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and finished 28 years of service at Naval Air Station, Fallon, NV.
Steve Daniels
Steve Daniels Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
1967 - 1968 USS Haynsworth, Galveston Texas 1968 - 1970 USS Leahy, Norfolk Virginia
Tom Marple
Tom Marple Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Enlisted in 1966, Attended 10 months of Vietnamese language school at the Foreign Service Institute. Served in Vietnam from January 1968 to end of February 1969 with 1st Bn 5th Marines, and 5th Marine Regiment.

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Martinsville High School Classmates

Jana Parker
Class of '97

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