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
Angela Swearengin Class of 1989
Army, 13 Years Served with the 273rd Military Police Company in Washington, DC
Anthony Banks Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years Served in the Army Dental Corps as a Dental NCO and served in Germany, South Korea, Kuwait. Veteran of Gulf War, Bosnia/Masedonia conflicts, 9/11, Iraqi War
Calvin Bouknight Class of 1959
Army, 6 Years Mr. Bouknight died in Viet Nam in 1965 as a hero. I'd like information on his surviving family. this is important as Calvin was in my graduating class of 1959. Wes Garner
Freeman A Bussey, Jr. Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years Airplane mechanic C-141 aircraft
George Wayne Dickens Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 5 Years 2ND COMBAT ENGINEER CORPS. CAMP LeJUNE N.C.
Herbert C. Wilson, Jr Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years Served in in the USAF for 26 years 11 months and 14 days. Spent 16 of those years overseas. Japan, Panama, Italy, and England. Was a telecommunications specialist and achieved the highest enlisted rank Chief Master Sergeant (E-9).
Jabbar Holston Class of 1988
Navy, 8 Years Served 8 years in the Navy as a medic with the Marine Corp. Now serving with the Maryland National Guard.
Joseph B. Sims ,Jr Class of 1975
Army, 6 Years Follow Me
Mary Jackson Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years Stationed: Bentwaters, UK and Blytheville, Ar
Milton J. Weinstein Class of 1941
Army, 3 Years I was a Staff Sargent in the 75th Infantry Division, Headquarters Company, First Batlalion of the US Army. I was inducted at Fort Leonard Wood and sent to England. I landed in Normandy about 3 days after the main assault. I saw action in the Battle of the Bulge; my unit liberated a concentration camp. I received the Bronze Star for bravery.
MSGT William E Wade Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years Chanute AFB IL, Pease AFB NH, Mountain Home AFB Idaho Clark AFB Philippines, March AFB CA, Malmstrom, AFB MT, Vandenberg CA
Ricardo Nixon Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years Airborne
Ron Elliott Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years Served in the Navy for 23 years.
Sherrie Bowen Class of 1989
Army, 17 Years Informations Systems Analyst, currently stationed in Hawaii. Veteran of the OIF and OEF and Bosnia. Love the life I live!
Shirron Spivey Class of 1975
Army, 6 Years 108th QM CO 46th Eng Ft Rucker, Ala
Steve Coles Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years Retired Lieutenant Colonel, Airborne Ranger, 4 years in the elite 82nd Airborne Divison, 6 overseas tours, served in the Pentagon during 9/11 and a deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom,
William Nelson Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years USAF 26yrs Honorable service,, first as an Aircraft Environmental System Repairman (air conditioning, heating and cockpit pressuration). for 7 years, cross trained into Air Traffic Control, (ATC), Upon retirenment selected by the Federal Aviation Administration, Headquarters in D.C., as an Air Traffic Control Specialist (8 years). 5 years later I completed my career with the FAA as ATC Course Manager Airspace and Rules , Oklahoma City, OK.
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Mrs. Gilkes 90th Birthday Tribute
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