Meridian High School Alumni

Meridian, Mississippi (MS)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

PATRICK HARDY
PATRICK HARDY
Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years

FIREFIGHTER
Andrea Adams(Reed)
Andrea Adams(Reed)
Class of 1984
Army, 6 Years

Fort Jackson NC
Lowry Air Force Bass
Fort Knox, KTY
Korea
Carlisle Barracks PA
Bill Mooney
Bill Mooney
Class of 1957
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

OCS, 3 years infantry, 5 pilot, 284 missions North Vietnam, retired in '85 in reserves, Col.
Charles P Shaw
Charles P Shaw
Class of 1958
Army, 6 Years

Fort Chaffee, AR (Basic Tng) Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD (Ord School)'Fort Sill, OK (1st Ord Co DS), Hanau, Germany ( 33rd Ord Co C&C, 507th Ord Co M&S, HQ Det, 8th Ord Bn), Fort Chaffee, AR (Discharged). Rank SP5
Darcey Henderson
Darcey Henderson
Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years

Boatswain Mate
Darryl Goldman
Darryl Goldman
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Chaplain (Colonel)
Dean MIddleton
Dean MIddleton
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Stationed in Montana, Alaska, Washington, Nevada, Colorado, Scotland, and England. Travels to Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, Australia, Japan.
Dent Cermak
Dent Cermak
Class of 1965
National Guard, 20+ Years

Started out as a Mapmaker stationed in Hawaii and ended up as a Captain in an Area Support Group as a Transportation Officer. Got to live in Hawaii for almost 3 years and got 5 trips to Germany. I had FUN and now that nice check comes every month!! OORAH!!
Fredrick B Cole
Fredrick B Cole
Class of 1997
Army, 15 Years

Served in OIF I, III,V,VII. 3RD BGDE 3RD ID.
Medically Retired. Disabled Veteran
Herbert Thomas Harwell Jr
Herbert Thomas Harwell Jr
Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years

Special Agent - Criminal Investigator, Vietnam, Korea, Germany, Central America, Louisiana, Arizona, Texas, Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, Indiana, Maryland, West Virginia.
J. P. Smith
J. P. Smith
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

fun
James Griffin
James Griffin
Class of 1974
Army, 10 Years

Fort Benning, Ga 2/10 FA
Joe Manney
Joe Manney
Class of 1962
Navy, 3 Years

Operations Officer USS PAGE COUNTY LST-1076 during the VietNam war. We served as "mother ship" to Swift boats along the South VietNam coast. It was an adventure for sure.
JOHN CROSIER
JOHN CROSIER
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I went, I survived, Life goes on...
Rafeal Estrada
Rafeal Estrada
Class of 2001
Air Force, 4 Years

Served as an Aerospace Propulsion Mechanic
Richard Lewis Blanton, Jr.
Richard Lewis Blanton, Jr.
Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years

Jan 1979 to Aug 1979 - Mather AFB CA
Aug 1979 to Aug 1983 - Vandenberg AFB
Aug 1983 to Dec 1984 - Kennedy Space Center FL
Jan 1985 to Dec 1989 - Vandenberg AFB CA
Jan 1990 to Sep 1994 - Los Angeles AFB CA
Sep 1994 to Feb 1999 - Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Richard Ruark
Richard Ruark
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

I was stationed in Phillipines and Crete, Greece. I enjoyed my job and the travel... but not enough to stay after my contract. It was a bad time to be in the military, but I was proud to serve.
Thomas R. Carl III
Thomas R. Carl III
Class of 1994
Army, 10 Years

Thomas (Robby) Carl is currently a CPT in the United States Army. He is both Ranger and Airborne qualified. He served a nine month tour in Iraq in 2004 with the 10th Mountain Division and a year tour in Afghanistan in 2008 with the 1st Infantry Division on a MiTT (Military Transition Team). He is currently stationed at Fort Dix, NJ, and is looking forward to his next assignment where he hopes to be assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division.
Tiana Bolden-Whitehead
Tiana Bolden-Whitehead
Class of 1994
Army, 3 Years

91-Juliet
William J. Davis Jr.
William J. Davis Jr.
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

US Army, 1963-1966; 1986-2004 Retired First Sergeant, INF, CIINTG, Logistics.

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Meridian High School Classmates

Jacqueline Bonner
Class of '80

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Our Meridian High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Meridian High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Meridian are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!