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

Bill Spaulding
Bill Spaulding
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Army recruiting command, U.S. Army Exhibit Unit, Alexandria, VA 1972-75. Project manager. Spec 5.
Donald E. Ball
Donald E. Ball
Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years

Chief Master Sergeant(CMSgt)
GEORGE R. STAFFORD
GEORGE R. STAFFORD
Class of 1965
Navy, 8 Years

PETTY OFFICER 2ND AVIATION METAL SMITH
GEORGE R. STAFFORD
GEORGE R. STAFFORD
Class of 1965
Navy, 8 Years

N.A.S. KEY WEST , FL.
Glynn Roberts
Glynn Roberts
Class of 1962
National Guard, 6 Years

Ft Knox---Ft Hood---Ft Campbell---Ft Lee
harry niestrath
harry niestrath
Class of 1961
Navy, 20+ Years

naval aircrewman
J.T. Crawford
J.T. Crawford
Class of 1993
Air Force, 4 Years

Avionics Guidance and Control
Jack lloyd (Neidlinger) name change
Jack lloyd (Neidlinger) name change
Class of 1968
Air Force, 15 Years

AerospacePhysiology/Instructor/Course Supervisor/CDC Course Writer (2 yrs.Viet Nam 1970 to 1973
Jackie Cothran
Jackie Cothran
Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years

Honorable Discharge - Sgt
James Ray Pulley
James Ray Pulley
Class of 1975
Navy, 6 Years

US Navy Nuc Electrician, served on USS Tinosa (SSN 606) fast attack sub out of Groton, Ct.
Jerry Bowerman
Jerry Bowerman
Class of 1966
Air Force, 8 Years

Stationed in Kansas City, Spokane, Goose Bay Labrador and Witchita
Four years in the Air Defense Command and four years with the Strategic Air Command.
Jerry Dick
Jerry Dick
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Airwing
Kenneth Lilley
Kenneth Lilley
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Msgt Flight simulator technician.
Martin E. Curtis
Martin E. Curtis
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

Sergeant Major (Ret)
Active Duty 8 years, Reserve 25 years
1967-2000
Michael Beshears
Michael Beshears
Class of 1976
Army, 22 Years

MSG Michael L. Beshears
Randy L. Peeler
Randy L. Peeler
Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years

YN2(SS) US Navy Submarine Fleet

USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN 657)
Robert Cooper
Robert Cooper
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

Bob served in Korea (TSAPAC, 1962-63) and in the 11th Air Assault Division (test) at Ft. Benning, GA during the Vietnam War era (1963-64).
Rodney W. Hicks
Rodney W. Hicks
Class of 2008
Army, 4 Years

Specialist 86th Combat Support Hospital.
Stanley Garten
Stanley Garten
Class of 1955
Army, 2 Years

1956 to 1958
Steve Parmley
Steve Parmley
Class of 2004
National Guard, 4 Years

Transportation Company 2113th

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Paducah Tilghman High School Classmates

Mary Wheeler
Class of '83

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Our Paducah Tilghman 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 Paducah Tilghman High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Paducah are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!