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
Frand P Lucas Jr Class of 1990
Army, 4 Years Passed away 9-11-96 motorcycle accident off base in Ft Hood Texas. He was an E-5 Sergeant.
Fred Tidwell Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years I served four years in the USMC...Two tours of duty in Viet Nam. Radio operator in Chu Lai in 1966 and 1967 and radio chief in Da Nang in 1968. Being a marine, and a marine sergeant were two of my proudest accomplishments.
George L. Hicks Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years I served in the US Army Medical Corp,Supply area, and Drafting from 1964-1967, and 1977 to 1998. Retired Medical SSG. Also during my military I served as a volunteer coach throughout the world when I wasn't on duty.
George Loomis Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years Drafted 1967. Ft Dix, Ft Jackson, Ft Benning. Vietnam 1968-1969. Infantry. Walked point 10 months and Long Range Reconn near Cambodia. For an infantryman, spent a lot of time in helicopters for drops and pick ups.
James Benedict Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years Served from 1960-1963. Stationed in Nuremberg and Stuttgart Germany. Radio teletype Operator.
Jim Pratt Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years Army Security Agency (ASA)/Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Served in Turkey, Germany and various locations in the United States. Retired in 1993 as a Chief Warrant Officer.
Kenneth W. Stewart Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years Joined Navy in 1966, served on USS Holland(67-78), USS Pollux AKS-4(68), USS Mars AFS-1 (68-70), Inactive Ships Maintenance Facility Philadelphia (70-73), USS Simon Lake (73-76), Navy Commissary Rota Spain (76-79), USS Patterson FF1061 (79-83), Navy Fleet Material Support Office Mechanicsburg Pa (83-86). Retired as Enlisted Surface Warefare Specialist (SW) Senior Chief Storekeeper (SKCS)
Larry Hoban Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years USAF Security Police, Air Base Defense. Taiwan 2x, Japan, Vietnam Nam, TAC SP superintendent.
Lt. Bill Gaffney Class of 1959
Marine Corps, 3 Years Grunt.
Marlene L. (Duncan) Thompson Class of 1968
Army, 7 Years Entered in 1974, was trained as an Army Photographer, stationed: Ft. McClellan, Al, Ft. Monmouth, N.J, Ft. Riley, Ks, Ft. Gordon, Ga, Landstuhl, Germany, Ft. Huachuca, Az. Have served as a Garrison Army Photographer, Medical Photographer, and have been a Civilian Army Photographer (currently still working with the U.S. Army as a Senior photographer). Traveled much in Europe.
Michael McQueen Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years Infantry Platoon Leader in Vietnam from October,1969 until June, 1970; then worked with the Vietnamese until I left in October, 1970. Finished up at Fort Lewis as a Range Officer.
Reid McInvale Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years Served first at Homestead AFB near Miami protecting Air Force One when President Nixon visited his winter White House, then to Philippines and trained and handled attack dogs, then finally to Cheyenne Mountain, NORAD Combat Operations Center. SSgt.
Robert L youngblood Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years Aircraft navigation systems tech. Naha Okinawa, Camron Bay RV, Eglin AF base Fl
Robert Specker Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years As Lieutenant jg was assigned to a helicopter rescue team
Terry newberg Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 3 Years PFC
VANCE SCHNEIDER Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years served from 1966-1970 E5 Missle com. TDY to montana, n.dakota, vietnam 1968.
Wendell Adams Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years Served Fox Company, 2nd Battalion 1st Marines in Vietnam 1966 - 67 - 68
Selina (sally) Sain
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Jim graduated the same year that I did, 1968