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

Have you lost your Opelousas High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Tigers lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Allen R. Brinkman
Allen R. Brinkman Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years
Served in the US Army from 1960-1981. Served as a Special Forces (Green Beret) medic and later as a helicopter pilot. Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star and 32 Air Medals for service in Vietnam.
Cynthia Austin
Cynthia Austin Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Travelled the world...stationed at the Pentagon and Defense Intelligence Agency in Washington, DC, as well as, the United States military Liaision Mission in East/West Berlin.
Cynthia Austin
Cynthia Austin Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
1974-1996 (active/inactive)
Jonathan Jackson
Jonathan Jackson Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Legion of Merit Meritorious Service Medal Army Commendation Medal (3rd Oak Leaf Cluster) Army Achievement Medal (1st Oak Leaf Cluster) National Defense Service w/Bronze Service Star Army Service Ribbon Overseas Service Ribbon
Ronald Dean Jackson
Ronald Dean Jackson Class of 1976
Army, 6 Years
Telecommunication Center Specialist
SAMUE LEDAY Class of 2001
Navy, 8 Years
4 years as a Gas System Turbine Mechanice(GSM) and 4 years as a Maste-at-Arms(MA)
Shermon Jackson
Shermon Jackson Class of 1993
Army, 8 Years
Military police

Classmates Spotlight

Opelousas High School Classmates

Jonathan Jackson
Class of '74

Alumni Stories

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School News

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