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
Daniel Davis Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years Served as a cook in the Navy Reserves since 1985. Have drilled at reserve centers in Youngstown, Altoona, Syracuse and Akron. Served on ships in Norfolk, VA and Mayport, FL as well as bases in Hawaii, Spain and Italy. Looking forward to retirement in May '09.
Daniel Rowe Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years Storekeeper First Class
Daniel W. Davis Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years Retired June 2009 from the Navy Reserves. Retired as a CS1. Spent time throughout the eastern US, Hawaii, Spain and Italy. Miss it now.
David Alan Walker Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years Retired 2008 Electrician's Mate 1st Class
Edward Lindey Class of 2000
Army, 10 Years Two tours in Iraq and currently heading to Mobile Alabama as a recruiter.
gary myers Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 5 Years Been to Iraq and Afghanistan during his time in service and has done volunteer work at mhs and around the world. talks to classes when he is home.
Harmony Dawson Class of 1994
Army, 15 Years I am currently stationed in Fort Leonard Wood, MO as a Military Police Station Operations Sergeant. I have served in Korea twice, Germany, Fort Bragg, NC, West Point, NY, US Army Recruiting Command, and Fort Campbell, KY. I have been deployed to Panama and to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom VII.
Harold Swartz Class of 1990
Navy, 3 Years Served in the Persian Gulf onboard the aircaraft carrier USS Independence CV-62.
James (JIm) E. Reichel Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years 1972 - 1992: Completed Naval Nuclear Power Program training and served proudly as a member of the U.S. Submarine Service.
James A. Adams, Jr Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years Hull Technician First Class, Retired United States Navy
James Bickel Class of 1992
Army, 4 Years served in finance corp. in Tx, Honduras, Panama, and Belize
Jeff Swartz Class of 1986
Navy, 9 Years Naval Intelligence Officer
Jeffrey Sheasley Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Vietnam-era Navy
Jennifer Brant Class of 1988
Navy, 2 Years Served in Iraq, & Kuwait aboard USS Jason now decommisioned.
Joe Graham Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years USAFSS (6917th in Brindisi, Italy & (6910th in Darmstadt, Germany), 8th AF (814 CSG at Westover AFB, MA)
John "Ben" Van Verth Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years Served with the 3rd Infantry "The Old Guard" performing military funerals & ceremonies in Arlington Cemetary & the Washington DC area. Also served with the 9th Infantry in Vietnam and was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds received in combat.
John (Butch) Angermeier Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years Served in Vietnam
John M. West III Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years Served 25 1/2 years, stationed at Fort Bragg NC (2), Fort Belvoir VA, Fort Knox KY, Fort Hood TX (2), Erie PA (Recruiter), Korea (2), Iraq, Italy, and Saudi Arabia. Retired in the Fort Hood TX area and currently work at the Directorate of Public Works, Engineering Division.
Katie Runyan Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 8 Years Food Service Specialist
Larry McNeish Class of 1996
Air Force, 2 Years Vehicle Operator/Dispatcher Served from 1998 to 2000
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Mercer High Alumni Set World Record !!!
Mercer graduates Carl Reese 1987 and Rodney Hawk 1988 set new Wold Record Coast to Coast in Tesla EV.