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
Command Master Chief Billy J. Hill Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years Completed 30 years of Naval Service
Damon L. Bennett Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 8 Years 81mm Mortar
JEFFERSON BOULWARE Class of 1935
Army, 4 Years world war II
Joe Jones Class of 1960
Marine Corps, 4 Years Vietnam Vet !965.1966,Sgt.US Marines,18 yrs with the Washington DC Police Dept. Present Sports Comm. Boys and Girls Club,Living in the State of Maryland since 1968
joe l.young Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years vietnam veteran...airborne paratrooper...commander in the 82nd airborne division...retired with the rank of major...now a pastor in the methodist church in N.C.
Joseph Jones Jr (joe) Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years Service in Vietnam 1965,1966 with the 1st Bat.9th Marines
Lee A. Stevenson Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years Served as an Air Traffic Controller mostly in Southeast Asia as well as in Ohio and Alabama.
Lionel Ralph Willoughby Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years Station at fort Greely,Alaska, near Fairbanks, train the troops in winter warfare.
Ralph Lionel Willoughby Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years Cold Weather Warfare.
Reverend Dr. Willie Mason Class of 1961
Army, 6 Years Served with HQ, 320th Artillery, 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, KY from 1962-66 and then with the 6th Psychological Operations Battalion in Saigon, VN
Robert E. Hodges Class of 1946
Army, 20+ Years 159th Field Artillery Battalion, 25th Infantry Division Artillery US Army Signal School
Stephan Glenn Johnson Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years After graduating from Phillips, I earned a BS degree in Engineering Science from North Central College, Naperville, Illinois. I received a Masters in Industrial Relations from Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. I am also a graduate of the Armed Forces National Security Management School and the Minnesota Management Institute (University of Minnesota). I have worked for several leading companies such as Boeing in Aerospace industry as a Mechanical Engineer; the U. S. Air Force as a Research and Development Project Officer and Pilot; Procter & Gamble as an Industrial Engineer; Pioneer Hi-Bred as a Production Manager; and as a Human Resources Manager in the paper, food and agricultural seed industries. I am a Statistical Process Control Consultant. Currently I am an Adjunct Instructor in Business Administration for Simpson College and Des Moines Area Community College. I currently hold a license as a FAA Certified Flight Instructor. I am Vice-President of the Central Iowa Military Retiree Council, Past Chairperson of the Des Moines Chamber of Commerce Diversity Committee, member of the Air Force Association, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), and the Military Officers Association of America. I have traveled in almost every state in the union. I have lived in ten different states for extended periods, both rural and urban areas. I have traveled in Europe, Asia, and South America. I have been married to the former Thomasine Edwards (class of 1959), Illinois for 53 years. She received her undergraduate degree from the State University of New York and her graduate degree from the University of Wisconsin. I am the father of Stephan Glenn Jr. (spouse, Lisa) and Kenneth Thomas (spouse, Diane). Tomi and I have four grandchildren Marcus, Alexander, Stephan III, and Emily.
Terry Austin Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years would like photo of terry Austin, he is currently serving in the US army in Kabul Afghanistan as a captain, graduated from Phillip Academy in Chicago in 1978...like to know if he is still alive or not
Tyrone Blackshire Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years SECOND ARMED CALVARY, NUREMBERG GERMANY HEADQUARTERS
Tyrone Calvin Blackshire Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years Specialist
Willie Tubbs Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years I served in the United States Marine Corps from January 16, 1984 to July 31, 2004. I was an Engineer Equipment Operator, Engineer Equipment Chief, Maintenance Management Supervisor, Ground Safety Manager, Driver Improvement Instructor, Platoon Sergeant, Platoon Commander and Company Gunnery Sergeant. I served on the east coast, west coast and in Okinawa Japan. I also served in Kuwait and Iraq in 2003. I'm a Life Memeber of VFW Post #888 and a member of The American Legion Post# 595
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The Chocolate Chip Cookie Man
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