Ravenswood High School Alumni

Ravenswood, West Virginia (WV)

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

Adam Canterbury
Adam Canterbury
Class of 1994
Army, 15 Years

10 yrs. Active Duty as Patriot Missile Crewman, Patriot Missile Repair Tech, Stinger Missile Crewman, Currently TX Army National Guard 5 yrs.) in Iraq as Truck Gunner
Bruce Withrow
Bruce Withrow
Class of 1992
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft Structural Maintenance (Sheet Metal Repair) and Corrosion Control
Bryan Bennett
Bryan Bennett
Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired May 2004 to Hot Springs, AR.
charles s seagraves
charles s seagraves
Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years

communications specialist
Chris Longfellow
Chris Longfellow
Class of 1989
Air Force, 5 Years

I proudly served fro 5 1/2 years being stationed at Lackland AFB, TX; Keesler AFB, MS; Misawa AB, Japan; and Malmstrom AFB, MT.
Chuck Mahan
Chuck Mahan
Class of 1988
Navy, 10 Years

US Navy Corpsman, joined a little later than most in 1992 and working on 10 1/2 year so far. I've been stationed in Great Lakes, Everett Washington, San Diego, Little Creek Virginia and now South Korea. Been deployed 4 times so far.
Curtis Mike Cottrell
Curtis Mike Cottrell
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

Served on uss little rock clg4,semmes ddg18,Sampson ddg 10, King ddg 3, Oliver hazard perry fog 7, FCC chief petty officer
Daniel Haynes
Daniel Haynes
Class of 2000
Army, 9 Years

9 years and counting, 2 - 1 year deployments, One to Afghanistan in 2005 and the other to Iraq in 2006
Don Brownlee
Don Brownlee
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted Sep. '66; grad OTS Apr. '67; 1st assignment ND radar site '67-'68; Viet Nam tour '69; HQ NORAD, Colo. Spngs '70-'74; Edwards AFB, CA '74-'77; Andrews AFB, MD '77-'79; Commander, Tin City, AK '80-81; Pentagon '81-'87; Ret'd May '87
Greg Kidder
Greg Kidder
Class of 1970
Navy, 11 Years

Regular Navy Electronics Technician First Class 8 years 3 1/2 years Navy Reserve
Greg Kidder
Greg Kidder
Class of 1970
Navy, 11 Years

Electronics Technician - USS Forrestal, Beachmaster Unit Two, and USNR Navelex 101.
jamie lewis
jamie lewis
Class of 2006
Army, 1 Years

i am in fort bliss texas right now..i went to basic in fort jackson and ait in fort lee. we might be getting deployed to iraq in june of 08. my mos is 92y.
Jason Burgess
Jason Burgess
Class of 1991
Navy, 6 Years

Served 6yrs in the US Navy Intelligence. Duty stations included Indian Ocean, Adak Alaska, and NSGA Denver, CO. Currently a government civilian with the Dept. of the Army.
Jeff Fowler
Jeff Fowler
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired now......served 22 years
Jeff LaCorte
Jeff LaCorte
Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 18 Years

Captain
John W. Bollinger
John W. Bollinger
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

1966-1968 FortKnox,KY., Red Stone Arsenal,Al Fishbaugh,-Kaiserslaughtorn, Germany. For 181/2 Ammunition Specialist,
Keavy( SImon) Rake
Keavy( SImon) Rake
Class of 2000
Air Force, 3 Years

Currently serving in Germany, getting ready to come back to the States in '08. Working as a Medical Logistician. Working on commssioning as an officer in near future.
mark allen adkins
mark allen adkins
Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years

physical therapy at west point 1987-1991
Matt Alexander
Matt Alexander
Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 9 Years

Stationed in Jacksonville, North Carolina from 1996-2005
Civilian Contractor in North Carolina and Iraq
Mike Brown
Mike Brown
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Airborne Ranger/Infantry Platoon Leader 82nd Airborne Div, Blackhawk Flight Platoon Leader 101st Airborne Div, Air Cavalry Troop Commander 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Commander/Senior Instructor Army Aviation Officer Advance Course, and other assignments
Mike Thompson
Mike Thompson
Class of 1974
Air Force, 7 Years

Military intelligence in Wiesbaden Germany, Al Jubayl Saudi Arabia and Myrtle Beach AFB, SC.
Nicholas Hopper
Nicholas Hopper
Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years

Electronic Counter Measures on C-130's out of Pope AFB connected to Fort Bragg, NC. Deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
Patrick Dolly
Patrick Dolly
Class of 1987
Air Force, 17 Years

Joined the Air Force in 1990, I have been stationed in Korea, So Cal, ND, CO, and currently in DE. Looking forward to retirement in 2010.
Randall Bare
Randall Bare
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20 Years

Served February 1968- July 1988
Retired First Sergeant
Service in Vietnam and Beirut, Lebanon
Randall L. Bare
Randall L. Bare
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Served in Vietnam 1969; Beirut, Lebanon 1984.
Tours in New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, Japan and Okinawa, Retired in July 1988 while stationed at Quantico, VA.
Ray Edward Shockey SFC Retired Army
Ray Edward Shockey SFC Retired Army
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Stationed at Ft Sam Houston Texas 1967
1967-1968 Ft Belvoir Va
1969- South Korea 38th Medical Group
Enlisted 1980-1997 Logistics
Active Reserve- Ripley WV, Charleston WV, Bristol VA, Kenova WV. Retired 20 years active duty in 1997.
Richard Rutan
Richard Rutan
Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years

I spent my entire tour of duty in Washington, DC working for the Air Force Office of Special Investigation. Was a real neat assignment. Stuff I did was for the White House, Congress or various Headquarters around the world.
Richard Rutan
Richard Rutan
Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years

I was a member of the Office of Special Investigation (AFOSI) stationed in Washington, DC for all 4 years.
Ronald Dolly
Ronald Dolly
Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years

Medic & EMT US Navy Hospital Philadelphia Pa. 1974-76
Medic USS Barry DD933 1976-77
Roy Eugene Shockey
Roy Eugene Shockey
Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years

San Diego CA 1966-1967
7th Fleet USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63) 1967-1970 Viet Nam
Bremerton Washington-Discharge 1970
Ryan Balser
Ryan Balser
Class of 1996
Air Force, 7 Years

Stationed at Langley AFB, VA 1999-2002
Nellis AFB, Las Vegas, NV 2002-2005

Spent some time in the world's largest litter box also.
Scott Clendenin
Scott Clendenin
Class of 1974
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Operate Motor Lifeboats along the Northern California, Oregon and Washington Coast. Was the Senior Surfman Instructor at the National Motor Lifeboat School in Ilwaco, Washington. Our classroom was the mighty Columbia River. Was Officer In Charge on two 82' Patrol Boats operating in the Gulf of Mexico. Operating small boats in extreme surf and weather conditions was great!!!!
Tom Chancey
Tom Chancey
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

Photographer
Vic Allen
Vic Allen
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Served in Special Forces '76-'06 all over the World. Retired in NC
Virginia Gibbs Lint
Virginia Gibbs Lint
Class of 1971
Army Reserves, 20+ Years

1979/11/21-2003/11/30 Army Reserve MI
2003/12/01- 2007/11/31 Active Duty
Retired Master Sergeant

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Mike Thompson
Class of '74

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