R.J. Reynolds High School Alumni

Winston-Salem, North Carolina (NC)

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

Antony L Williams
Antony L Williams
Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years

Avionics Specialist, C-141, C-130, C-5 and C-17
Bobby Law
Bobby Law
Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years

Currently serving at Fort Bragg
Brian Harrington
Brian Harrington
Class of 1985
Navy, 4 Years

Served as an Operations Specialist second class petty officer aboard USS NICHOLAS (FFG-47). Deployed on two Mediterranean cruises and one Persian Gulf cruise during the Iran/Iraq war (1988). Participated in Operation Ernest Will. Awarded the Armed Forces Expeditionary medal.
Bruce Hester
Bruce Hester
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

Servive date 1969 to 73 Naval intelligence communication.
Charles W. Spriggs
Charles W. Spriggs
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted service '65-'69. Graduated UNCC '72, returned to USAF through OTS. Assignments included commander of the USAF Honor Guard in Wash D.C.; assistant professor of Aerospace Studies (ROTC) at UNC Chapel Hill; other assignments at Randolph AFB, TX; Naples, Italy; Peterson AFB, CO; retired at Shaw AFB, SC.
Dewey W. Chapple, Jr
Dewey W. Chapple, Jr
Class of 1952
Army, 6 Years

Platoon Sergeant First Class
Donald R. Sennett Sr.
Donald R. Sennett Sr.
Class of 1955
Army Reserves, 8 Years

Sergeant, 352nd Engineer Det.
Douglas Beck
Douglas Beck
Class of 1965
Army Reserves, 6 Years

SGT (E-5) Discharged from 108th Division Tng 518th Regiment Supply Sgt.
Dwaine L. Simmons, Sr.
Dwaine L. Simmons, Sr.
Class of 1972
Army, 22 Years

Retired Master Sergeant, 75Z5M, Personnel Senior Sergeant. 1972-1994
Floyd M. Willis, Jr.
Floyd M. Willis, Jr.
Class of 1944
Coast Guard, 2 Years

Served in the North Atlantic Ocean Patrol. Stationed at Argentia, Newfoundland
Garry Ray Harris
Garry Ray Harris
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Spent 8yrs in the army before switching to the Air Force where i worked as a loadmaster until being force to retrain because of an injury received while performing my duties as a loadmaster. Continued my service in the military working in Civil Engineers until i reached 22yrs. still working as a Civil engineer.
George Ayers
George Ayers
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Served from 1969-1972. Ft Huachuca, AZ, Ft Wainwright, AK and Ft. Bliss, TX. Company clerk/legal clerk.
George Humphrey
George Humphrey
Class of 1980
Marine Corps Reserve, 21 Years

Retired LtCol, USMCR
Henry M. Strub III
Henry M. Strub III
Class of 1964
Navy, 6 Years

PN3 - Served aboard USS STODDARD (DD-566) 66-68, USS BAUSELL (DD-845) 68, USS BRIDGET (DE-1024) 68, USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) 68-69 - Took part in Sea Dragon Ops 66-68 off coast of NVN - awarded NUC/CAR - DD-566. Operated off SVN/NVN 68-69 BB-62 - awarded NUC/CAR.
James Iuele
James Iuele
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

Ground Radio Operator 306 Bomb Wing & 376 Strat Wing Strategic Air Command
Jim Reavis
Jim Reavis
Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years

Vietnam 1967--1970
Jim Reavis
Jim Reavis
Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years

SGT Civil Affairs
Jimmie Richard Vestal
Jimmie Richard Vestal
Class of 1962
Navy Reserves, 3 Years

Stationed on the aircraft carrier,. USS Forestal, Portsmouth, Virginia
John Allred
John Allred
Class of 1963
Army Reserves, 4 Years

Did not have to do anything. (I could type 20 words a minute. They loved me.)
John Allred
John Allred
Class of 1963
Navy, 3 Years

MSO440 Ocean Going Minesweeper
John Barnes
John Barnes
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Nuclear ICBM launch crew.
390th Strategic Missile Wing, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ

High Energy Laser weapons research & development.
AF Weapons Laboratory, Kirtland AFB, NM

ICBM research & development.
Ballistic Missile Office, Norton AFB, CA

Retired in 1989
John Bennett
John Bennett
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Served from Sept. '72 until Aug. '76. on two ships; Uss Richmond K. Turner (DLG-20) and Uss Sumter (LST-1181). Was awarded COMSIXTHFLT Letter of Commendation for work done during 6 month Mediteranean deployment.
John H. Allred
John H. Allred
Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years

USA 312 Medical Evac.
USS Exploit MSO 440
John M. Ellen
John M. Ellen
Class of 1963
Air Force, 26 Years

Career in various ICBM operational and staff assignments. Following active duty, served the AF another 24 years as a consultant in the Pentagon.
Jonathan Cheney
Jonathan Cheney
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

USAF Security Service, 1966-1970
Joseph Frisina
Joseph Frisina
Class of 1983
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft Mechanic, f-111, f-4, f-16
Larry Crawford
Larry Crawford
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Vietnam
1968-1969
michael gibson
michael gibson
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 10 Years

infrantry 3rd marine divison at quang tri and dongha vietnam 4yrs active duty 6yrs reserve duty
Mike Wilson
Mike Wilson
Class of 1969
Army, 8 Years

CPT Iraq War Close Quarter Combat Instructor
Philip O Morgan
Philip O Morgan
Class of 1973
Navy, 6 Years

Missile Fire Control technician 1st Class Petty Officer from 1-6-1974- 1-6-1980
Reginald Harper
Reginald Harper
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Targeting and Imagery Intelligence Offier. Retired from active duty in 2006.
Reuben Z Matthews
Reuben Z Matthews
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

69-92 Around the World, 12 years Far East, Foort Bragg 82nd, Special Warfare Center (SWC) H.A.L.O. Jumpmaster (Airborne)
Richard Robinson
Richard Robinson
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Field Artillery
Robert (Bob) A Williams
Robert (Bob) A Williams
Class of 1966
Air Force, 3 Years

Para-Medic
Robert (Bob) Perkins
Robert (Bob) Perkins
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Air Force Intelligence (24 yrs)
Retired 1995
Myrtle Beach AFB (S.C.), Korat RTAFB (Thailand), Langley AFB (Va), Clark AB, (Phillipines), March AFB (Ca), Offutt AFB (Ne), Andersen AFB (Guam), Dyess AFB (Tx)
RONALD L HOGG, SR.
RONALD L HOGG, SR.
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Camp Pendleton, Ca., Okinawa Japan, Subic Bay,

Communication/ Heavy Equipment
RONALD L. HOGG
RONALD L. HOGG
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 4 Years

electronics communications expert
S. Gray Steifel
S. Gray Steifel
Class of 1956
Navy, 3 Years

PO 2nd Class, Electronics Technician, Aboard destroyer USS Ross DD563. Toured the 'Med', Northern Europe, and Middle East out of Norfolk, VA.
SSG Joseph Vernon
SSG Joseph Vernon
Class of 1995
Army, 14 Years

I am currently serving and am also a career soldier. My job specialty is Satellite Communications
steven lane
steven lane
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam, 1969, part of 1970, 25th Inf Div, Cu Chi, S. Vietnam

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Class of '72

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Local Author Will Hold Booksigning

Alison Winfree (Class of '71) Pickrell will hold a booksigning at the Central Library on Monday August 22nd from 11 AM t...
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Our R.J. Reynolds 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 R.J. Reynolds High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Winston-Salem are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!