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

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Honored Military Alumni

Alan Buckner
Alan Buckner Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in Texas, Colorado, Florida, Arkansas, Arizona, Ohio, South Carolina Germany, England, Saudi Arabia and Korea.
Alan Freeman
Alan Freeman Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years
I.C.B.M. maintenance
Amy Silver
Amy Silver Class of 1996
Army, 5 Years
I was stationed at Ft. Bragg, NC and was a paratrooper.
Amy Silver
Amy Silver Class of 1996
Army, 5 Years
I was lucky enough to serve in the Group Support Company of 3rd Special Forces Group at Ft. Bragg. I was in the Signal Corps and Airborne.
Chris Dodd
Chris Dodd Class of 1985
Air Force, 4 Years
I enjoyed the travel. I saw parts of the world I would have never seen and probably never will again. Good times
Daniel George
Daniel George Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years
Turbine engine mechanic for all helicopters in the Army inventory. Stationed at Schofield Barracks Hi., Ft. Hood Tx., Illeshiem Germany and Ft. Eustis Va. Military adviser/attache' to U.S. Embassy in Bahrain. Retired in '02 as branch chief U.S. Army Aviation Logistics school.
Dennis Burnette
Dennis Burnette Class of 1981
Air Force, 4 Years
served with 319 FMS as flightline jet engine mechanic ,B-52 & KC-135 at Grand Forks AFB ND and 354 CRS as jet engine mechanic in the teardown and buildup shop A-10 at Myrtle Beach SC
John McKinney
John McKinney Class of 1991
Air Force, 12 Years
!2 years of Active duty, currently in the AF Reserve at Scott AFB, IL
Lat Ray
Lat Ray Class of 1986
Army, 6 Years
Joined the Army Reserves while a Junior in High School serving 2.5 years and then went active for 4 years. Disabled Vet. Got out in Aug. of 1991
Lee Guthrie
Lee Guthrie Class of 1986
Air Force, 4 Years
Served at RAF Upper Heyford
Michael McFalls
Michael McFalls Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics and Plans, loadmaster, computer systems analyst
ONeil  Riddle
ONeil Riddle Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years
Personnel Clerk in Headquarters 1957 CommGp Hickam AFB, Hawaii. Also served 3 to 4 yrs. inactive reserve duty in Navy SeaBees.
Rebecca (Johnson) Kendra
Rebecca (Johnson) Kendra Class of 1992
Air Force, 18 Years
12 years active duty, in reserves now for the past 7 years.
richard payne
richard payne Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
homeported in athens greece,charleston sc made cruises to mediterrian, north atlantic and south america
Ronnie "Brian" Sprouse
Ronnie "Brian" Sprouse Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Marine Corps Military Policeman, Three Combat Tours in Iraq.
Terry Moore
Terry Moore Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics Specialist. Served 24 years in the Air Force. Had a great time (especially in the Netherlands).
Tom Ballard
Tom Ballard Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Cryptologic Tech (M); Metrology (Test Equipment Calibration); Technical Instructor; Communication Systems Installer

Classmates Spotlight

North Buncombe High School Classmates

Sean Gibbs
Class of '91

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