Salmen High School Alumni

Slidell, Louisiana (LA)

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

1SG Cliff Burgoyne
1SG Cliff Burgoyne
Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years

Currently serving as 1SG at Fort Jackson, SC. Stationed at Fort Hood, TX; Fort Richardson, AK; Fort Bragg, NC x2; 5th Ranger Training Battalion, Camp Merrill, GA; Overseas duty Honduras, Thailand, UK, Afghanistan, Iraq x2. Military life is an incredible experience and teaches life lessons. Brother Jeff (MAJ Burgoyne-Salmen Alum) is also currently serving in the Army. Grew up next door to two other Salmen Alums that are also currently serving the military. Shaun and Matt Leland. The only issue with them is that they are part of the Navy!!!!!!! (JARS and SQUIDS)
Albert Daroca
Albert Daroca
Class of 1996
Army, 16 Years

Currently a Staff Sergeant training Combat Advisors for deployment to Combat Duty
Have served in Iraq 3 times and Korea 1 time
Albert L. Hatley, Jr.
Albert L. Hatley, Jr.
Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years

Machinist Mate / forward engine room, starboard shaft, on both destroyers
USS Putnam DD757 1973 /1974.
USS William C. Lawe DD763 1974 / 1976
Chad J. Thomas
Chad J. Thomas
Class of 1991
Air Force, 4 Years

MP
Charissa Hammontree-Ramp
Charissa Hammontree-Ramp
Class of 1997
Coast Guard, 12 Years

Chief Petty Officer Ramp has served on Coast Guard Cutters out of Key West, FL and Alameda, CA. She also served at Airstation New Orleans during the hurricane. OSC Ramp is currently a Coast Guard Instructor in Northern California. Her primary job description is Search and Rescue Case exectuion, Navigation, Communications, and Law Enforcement.
Charles Cavalier
Charles Cavalier
Class of 1986
Navy, 9 Years

Served aboard the USS San Diego AFS-6 (Norfolk, VA), the USS Harry W. Hill DD-986 (San Diego, CA) and at NAS Fallen (Fallon, NV).
Cindy Ross
Cindy Ross
Class of 1979
Navy, 3 Years

crypto-tech
David O'Lin
David O'Lin
Class of 1992
Army, 6 Years

1993-1996 Ft Benning,Ga. 1/18ing 24inf Div
1994 Oct-Dec. Operation Vigilant Warrior
1996-1997 Camp Stanton, South Korea
1997-1999 Germany
Duane  L. Bell
Duane L. Bell
Class of 1992
Navy, 18 Years

Hospital Corpsman Chief Petty Officer, served onboard the USS Tarawa(LHA-1), USS Juneau(LPD-10), USS Dubuque(LPD-8), USS Ponce(LPD-15). Also Joint Medical Group Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and currently serving at Naval Survival Training Institute Pensacola, Florida.
Gary Abbott
Gary Abbott
Class of 2001
Navy, 6 Years

USS Bonhomme Richard LHD 6
USS John F. Kenedy CV 67
NTTC Meridian, MS
NTTC Chicago, IL
VAW 120
COMACCLOG Wing Det Norfolk, VA
Gary D. Abbott
Gary D. Abbott
Class of 2001
Navy, 6 Years

YEOMAN THIRD CLASS

DUTY STATIONS INCLUDE:

USS Bonhomme Richard LHD-6 (San Diego, CA)
NTTC Meridian, MS
USS John F. Kenedy CV67 (Mayport, FL)
VAW 120 Greyhawks (Norfolk, VA)
COMACCLOG Wing Det (Norfolk, VA)
George Taylor
George Taylor
Class of 1972
Army, 6 Years

Drafted. April 1970
Glenn Baham
Glenn Baham
Class of 1980
Army, 8 Years

Army Ranger, National Security Council Staff--Washington, DC; Combat Tours: Operation Just Cause (Panama), Operation Desert Shield/Storm, Operation Restore Hope Somalia; Bronze Star (w/Valor), Destinguished Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Soldier's Medal.
Jarrod Miller
Jarrod Miller
Class of 1995
Air Force, 13 Years

Joined the Air Force right out of high school in 1995. My job title is Aircraft Armament Systems Craftsman. My current rank is an E-6/TSgt.
Jason Geddings
Jason Geddings
Class of 2002
Air Force, 6 Years

Serving all of the world one country at a time...
Jennifer Hernandez Bosley
Jennifer Hernandez Bosley
Class of 1979
Navy, 6 Years

Hospital Corpsman
Jonathan Geddings
Jonathan Geddings
Class of 2000
Army, 20 Years

SFC in the Army stationed at FT Bragg.
Leasa Comeaux
Leasa Comeaux
Class of 1981
Army, 10 Years

Gulf war . 159th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH). Emergency Dept
Matthew Leland
Matthew Leland
Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 17 Years

Matt is a 1st. sgt in the Marines He has served in
Desert Storm and one other time in the middle east. He is now stationed in Okinawah with his family. He will be deployed to Afganistan in May
Mesha Washington
Mesha Washington
Class of 2004
Navy, 7 Years

Been in for 7 strong years so far and would like to retire! Geaux Navy!

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James Whitmarsh
Class of '92

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