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

Clifford W.Paugh
Clifford W.Paugh Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Staff Sergeant, Jet over 4 Mechanic, Assigned to training section.
D.l.. Jamison
D.l.. Jamison Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Military Police Vietnam-1967-68
Darrell T. Murray
Darrell T. Murray Class of 1996
Army, 13 Years
Has served in the Army for 13 years.
David Garcia
David Garcia Class of 1991
Air Force, 17 Years
Contingency Planner been everywhere
Harry J. Wells
Harry J. Wells Class of 1957
Army, 20+ Years
Service in Europe and Chu Lai Vietnam
James Gallagher
James Gallagher Class of 1951
Air Force, 20+ Years
Practiced optometry in the USAF from 1956 to 1976
Jamie Martin
Jamie Martin Class of 1996
Air Force, 10 Years
Jamie served in the Air Force from 1997-2007. He still currently works for the governement and resides in North Augusta, SC.
John Clise
John Clise Class of 1965
Army, 5 Years
RVN '71-'72
John L. Dodson
John L. Dodson Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
Boiler Tech/Supply Officer
Joseph Rubinos
Joseph Rubinos Class of 1968
Air Force, 6 Years
Air Defense Command/NORAD/16th AF
Kevin Dawson
Kevin Dawson Class of 1972
Navy, 20+ Years
AMS = 8 yrs / IS = 12 yrs
Matthew Frey
Matthew Frey Class of 1995
Army, 14 Years
Still serving this great Country
Michael Elliott
Michael Elliott Class of 1988
Army, 18 Years
Michael Elliott is currently on active duty serving as a Major in the United States Army Medical Service Corps.
Peter Wilson
Peter Wilson Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
MGySgt Peter Wilson, USMC, serves as White House Violinist and String Section Commander for "The President's Own" United States Marine Band. He has performed in direct support of Presidents Bush (41), Clinton, Bush (43), and Obama as well as events for former Presidents Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan during his 20+ career as a musician of the Executive Mansion. He also serves as the official narrator for Marine Barracks, Washington, DC "The Oldest Post of the Corps."
PJ Kramer
PJ Kramer Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 9 Years
PJ has served with infantry 3rd Battalion 1st Marines and with 1st Force Reconnaissance Company in Iraq. He has received six purple hearts, a bronze star (with Combat V), a Navy Commendation Medal (with Combat V), a Navy Achievement Medal (with Combat V), and he also has received several other personal and unit awards. He was part of the initial assault on Iraq in 2003 and went back in 2005. He was medically retired in September 2007 due to injuries sustained in Iraq.
Richard D. Collins
Richard D. Collins Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
Aco 1st Bn (Rangers) 75th Inf, Also with 82d Abn, 3d - 5th Abn (Panama) 1st &2d 48th Inf(Gernamy), D 4-46 DI (ft Knox), Over seas assignments, Panama, Germany, Korea, and a few Zones I would rather forger. Also, am retired from Jeffboat (machinist) in Indiana. Am living in Radcliff Ky outside Kt Knox (this is where I retired from the army) I also built a home 5 miles north of San Carlos, Rep of Panama. Don't think anyone will recoginaze me, I was 140 in school an I am 210 now.
Rufus Hutchinson
Rufus Hutchinson Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
April 1972-April 1973: Vietnam flying HH-53 Super Jolly Green Giant helicopters in combat rescue. Awarded Silver Star, 2 Distinguished Flying Crosses, and 4 Air Medals for combat action...May 73-Sep 77: Combat Rescue instructor pilot, Hill AFB, Ogden Utah...Sep 77-Jun 78: Fixed Wing Conversion, Webb AFB, Big Spring TX...Jul 78-Jun 80: T-37 Instructor Pilot, Sheppard AFB, Wichita Falls, TX...Jun 80-Jun 81: Air Training Command HQ Staff Officer...Jun 81-Jul 85: USAF HQ, Pentagon, VA...Aug 85-Jan 86: Armed Force Staff College, Norfolk Naval Base, VA...Feb 86-Jun 89: T-37 Instructor Pilot, Reese AFB, Lubbock, TX...Jul 89-Feb 91: Commander, USAF Undergraduate Helicopter Pilot Training Ft Rucker, Enterprise, AL...April 1991: Retired, Lt Col, USAF
William Gaschler
William Gaschler Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
Vietnam - military intelligence officer. Civilian life - national intelligence organizations.

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