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

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Honored Military Alumni

Adam Lee Bagby
Adam Lee Bagby Class of 2001
Army, 10 Years
I served in the 527th Military Police Company, of the 709 MPBN, 18th MPBDE, 5th Corps. In Germany, then was apart of the initial invasion into Iraq. We were the first MP's to cross the birm. In my service I was awarded with a Purple Heart, recommended for two Bronze Stars, received two Army Comendation Medals, one with Combat V, two Army Achievement Medals, and various other Meritorious Service Medals and Awards including Presidential Citation and others.
Chelsea Ward
Chelsea Ward Class of 1999
Army, 3 Years
Supply Specialist. Spent one year in Arizona and two years in Texas.
Dave Bayliss
Dave Bayliss Class of 1977
Coast Guard, 5 Years
5 Wonderful years of service
Devin Ford Lerch
Devin Ford Lerch Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Still in the Marines and going stronger than ever!!
Eric Sweeney
Eric Sweeney Class of 1984
Air Force, 14 Years
Deployed to OIF in 2005.
Fred Gibson
Fred Gibson Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 5 Years
motor transport oraaa
James Mell
James Mell Class of 1983
Army, 13 Years
Served in desert storm. Got out a Seargent.
Jim Amiss
Jim Amiss Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 4 Years
John Gibson   (MULE)
John Gibson (MULE) Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Ken Moates
Ken Moates Class of 1987
Navy, 10 Years
2/16/06 Lt. Ken Moates on tour in Ghanzi,Afghanistan with the PRT (provisional reconstruction team)
Kristine Shaw (Terrell)
Kristine Shaw (Terrell) Class of 1995
Marine Corps, 13 Years
Still active duty.
Lee Baird
Lee Baird Class of 1989
National Guard, 12 Years
Served in Army National Guard in Virginia and North Carolina. Served as a Medical specialist, and Medical Section Sergeant for a MP unit in NC.
Steven L. Meyerhoffer
Steven L. Meyerhoffer Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Camp Lejuene 1983 Embarkation, H&S Bn. Okinowa 1985, Camp Hansen Ammo Tech in 9th Engineers. Camp Lejuene 1986 Ammo Tech, 2nd Med Bn.
Thomas R. Brown
Thomas R. Brown Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 9 Years
Served as a light infantry machine gunner from 2000 to 2004 at Camp Lejeune, NC and Okinawa, Japan. US Embassy Guard in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan and Frankfurt, Germany. Also served as a guard on Secretary of State Powell's detail. Served as a Mobile Assault Section leader in Fallujah, Iraq in '06. Served as an intelligence and operations watch officer in Ramadi, Iraq. Currently an infantry unit leader awaiting orders for Southern Afghanistan.

Classmates Spotlight

Powhatan High School Classmates

Melanie Castelvecchi
Class of '00

Alumni Stories

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School News

Alumni Softball Game

Alumni Softball Game for players 1960 - 2000 will be held April 14, 2007 @ 2:00pm @ PHS Softball Field. Come watch! If i...
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