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

Allen Buffkin
Allen Buffkin Class of 1996
National Guard, 4 Years
Army National Guard; Black Hawk Crew Chief; currently serving 18 month tour in Iraq; married with one daughter.
Alvin C. Rhodes Jr.
Alvin C. Rhodes Jr. Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
I have been in the military for 21 years. My job in the military is in logistics. I have had 3 tours in Iraq; (Tikrit, Baghdad, Al Kut).
Alvin C. Rhodes Jr.
Alvin C. Rhodes Jr. Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
I have been serving for 21 years. I have been deployed to Iraq 3 times
Anita F. Ballinger
Anita F. Ballinger Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
April Pittman-Edwards
April Pittman-Edwards Class of 2003
Army, 3 Years
Stationed in S.Carolina, San Antonio, Korea, Iraq and Colorado... Out now and married to a Marine for going on 8 yrs and a 7 yr old daughter.. Residing in the great state of Texas.
Arthur A McClain III
Arthur A McClain III Class of 1986
Coast Guard, 4 Years
Yeoman 2nd Class
Brandon K Garner
Brandon K Garner Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Communications Technician, stationed in Beaufort, SC
Bruce Kelly
Bruce Kelly Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Served 1 year tour of duty in Vietnam as crew chief on uh-1 Huey.
Calvin McRaney
Calvin McRaney Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Machinist Mate
Calvin McRaney
Calvin McRaney Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Active Duty 1976-1981-1986-2002
Christina Weaver
Christina Weaver Class of 2001
Coast Guard, 6 Years
Stationed at Air Station San Francisco for almost 4 years. Went to Yorktown, VA for Machinery Technician school. Then was on the USCGC DALLAS in Charleston, SC as a Machinery Technician 3rd class.
Darell M. Gholston
Darell M. Gholston Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 16 Years
Force Recon since 1982
Darrell Dufour
Darrell Dufour Class of 1985
Army, 5 Years
1986-91 Four Years Active, 1yr Redstone Arsenal (USAMMCS), 3yrs Europe incl Germany, Crete, Scottland, US (611th Ord, 32nd SUPCOM, NaMFI). One year Reserve, Ft. Devens (11th SF SOCOM)
David Lee
David Lee Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
I joined the Army in 1987 and have loved every minute. Go Army!!
DeAngelious Morrison
DeAngelious Morrison Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
Spent time in Germany, FT. Leiws Washington, Washinton DC, Boston MA, FT. Shafte HI, Moody AFB GA,
DJ Hinson
DJ Hinson Class of 1996
Navy, 10 Years
Air Traffic Controller, NAS Pensacola, then USS Enterprise(CVN-65) just completed tour as an instructor in P'cola and I am currently in Meridian, MS.
Donald (Bear) Williams
Donald (Bear) Williams Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Chief Master Sergeant, United States Air Force, 7 tours to Iran in the 80s, Panama, Dar4, Iceland, Portgual, North Africa, South Pole, Iraq, Hondurous, and the Lavita, HQ Air Force, Arlingotn VA, HQ Air Force, The Pentaong. Currently living in Maryland
James Longsdorf
James Longsdorf Class of 1983
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Chief Aviation Maintenance Technician.Currently stationed at ATC Mobile. Most rewarding and challenging unit has been USCG Air Station Kodiak, Kodiak, Alaska.
Jason Watts
Jason Watts Class of 2003
Army, 6 Years
Served Aug 2008- May 2015. Married with 3 boys and living in Washington
John D. McGraw
John D. McGraw Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 9 Years
Spent 5.5 years at Camp LeJeune in Jacksonville, NC in RECON (Reconnaisance), spent a year in Okinawa, Japan and finally spent the remainder in El Toro, CA.

Classmates Spotlight

Satsuma High School Classmates

Hannis Lewis
Class of '07

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School News

Class of 96 Reunion canceled

If anyone is enquiring about the class reunion for 08 that is a typo it was going to be held in 07 but due to lack of r...
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