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
Billy Spencer Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years Okinawa, Japan (88-90) Langley AFB, VA (90-92) Spangdahlem AB, Germany (92-96) Nellis AFB, NV (96-01) Peterson AFB, CO (01-08) The picture used here is me standing next to Toby Keith taken in Baghdad sometime between April-Sept 2007.
Bryan Doyle Class of 1983
Army, 8 Years Served with Aco 8/101st Airborne Division in 90/91 in Desert Storm. Currently working in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom..
Dennis Myrick Class of 1974
Army, 2 Years Served in Ansbach, Germany. Went to school for ADP and 360-30 computer operator. Won the Outstanding Athlete Award in the German -American Track Meet.
Ed Mehrhoff Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years 24 years Air Force
John Allen Baumbach Class of 1964
Army, 6 Years DatesOfService: Nov1969 - Dec1975: 3 yrs active; 3yrs inactive. Basic Infantry at Fort Leonard Wood; Counter-battery radar and Target-acquisition at Fort Sill. Overseas 13 months with 3'rd Battalion, 81st Field Artillery, Regimental Head Quarters Battery, Battalion S3 Field Operations, ICORP, South Korea. Regimental distinctive insignia motto => "Libertas Justitia Humanitas".
John Baumbach Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years Dates of service: Nov 1969 - Dec 1975. 3 yrs active; 3yrs inactive. Trained in Basic Infantry at Fort Leonardwood; Field Artillery, counter battery radar and target acquisition at Fort Sill. Overseas duty 13 months with the 81st Field Artillery, Regimental Head Quarters Battalion, S3 Field Operations, ICORP, South Korea.
John Martin Stepp Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years US ARMY CHAPLAIN AIRBORNE JUMP MASTER
Robert W. Hill Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years Stationed: Korea 1978-79 Ft. Hood, TX 1979-80 Ft. Riley, KS 1980-1982 Germany 1982-85 Ft. McClellan, AL 1985-1993 Korea 1989 Brookings, SD 1993-1996 Korea 1996-1998
Scott Wiley Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years UH-60 Blackhawk Air Assault Helicopter Pilot. 2 tours in Iraq 25 plus years, still serving.
Shannon Shy Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Officer Candidate School 1986 Marine Officer Basic School 1988-1989 Naval Justice School 1989 3d FSSG, Okinawa, Japan 1989 - 1992 MCB Camp Pendleton CA 1992 - 1994 TJAGSA 1994 - 19951 MCB Camp Lejeune NC 1995 - 1998 HQ Marine Corps Pentagon 1998 - 2007 11 years active; 10 years reserve. Retired LtCol 2007
steve barner Class of 1964
Army, 5 Years army security agency- pacific 4 yrs over there
steve barner Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years served 4and a half years all overseas in the pacific area never been so glad to kiss american soil when i got back served 1966-1970missed a lot of things that went on in america while i was gone
Steve Manson Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years Served in the Navy for 22 years. Retired in February 2007. I retired as a Senior Chief Information Systems Technician with a Surface Warfare designation.
sue beekman crouch Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years reporter for The Ft Leonard Wood Guideon.
Thomas Blume Class of 1995
Air Force, 6 Years Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman/ 2A373B/ F-16CG/ F-117A Crew Chief/ Aviano AB, Italy, Holloman AFB, New Mexico 04-1999 till 04-2005.
Tim Creath Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years Served from June 1971 to June 1991. Chased hurricanes for 3 years, tracked Soviet submarines for 9 years, went to graduate school, was XO of a commsta, and director of a school. Lived in Florida, Oregon, California, Hawaii, Sicily, and New Jersey. Travelled around the world--3 oceans, 5 continents.
Trang Cardeiro Black Class of 1989
Army, 12 Years Trang enlisted in the Army after a year of college. She served for two years in Germany and won the Army Green-to-Gold Scholarship. After completing her degree at the University of Tampa, she was commissioned in the Medical Service Corps and served in several positions at Ft. Stewart's 24th Infantry Division, later redesignated the 3rd Infantry Division. Next, she was commander of the Ft. Stewart Dental Company and executive officer for the Dental Activity. Major Black earned several awards and badges including the Meritorious Service Medal, the Expert Field Medical Badge and the Parachutists Badge.
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