Seminole High School Alumni

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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

Attila J. Bognar
Attila J. Bognar
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Served 22 years as a US Army Officer. Commissioned as a 2LT from THe Citadel in 1983 and retired from service as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2005.
Billy Hicks
Billy Hicks
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 24 Years

Retired a Colonel. Great life.
Brad Marinec
Brad Marinec
Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Marine corps infantry.(Scout)
Chris Yates
Chris Yates
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as a Telecommunications Specialist: Eglin AFB, FL.; Keesler AFB, MS.; The Pentagon; Keflavik NAS, Iceland; Patch Barracks,Stuttgart Germany; RAF Mildenhall; and Karatas, Turkey.
Chuck Fernandez
Chuck Fernandez
Class of 1989
Air Force, 10 Years

U.S Air Force - In Flight Refueler
Dan OConnor
Dan OConnor
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Army Military Police K9 Handler
Dan W Thomas
Dan W Thomas
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

helicopter repairman OH-58As, UH-1V. #Yrs Active duty, and 33Years USAR, Sent to Operation Desert Storm with the 348th Med Det Orlando Fl. Retired. Why walk when you can ride.
Dana Thomas
Dana Thomas
Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years

Pershing Missile Crewman, Delta Battery 3/84th Field Artillery, Federal Republic of Germany and Ft. Sill, OK.
Diana Morris
Diana Morris
Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years

Active since 1989-Air Defense Artillery Senior Sergeant. Currently stationed at Ft. Bragg and headed to Ft Sill.
Eric McInnes
Eric McInnes
Class of 2001
Army Reserves, 7 Years

Currently on 2nd tour in Afghanistan 11/29/10
Gary Cook
Gary Cook
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

UH-1N Huey Crew Chief & mechanic (primary). Also worked on several other model helicopters throughout the years.
Herb Pemberton
Herb Pemberton
Class of 1965
Army, 7 Years

SSG
Jeff Giesegh
Jeff Giesegh
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Auto mechanic turned computer programmer
Jennifer (Thompson) Lake
Jennifer (Thompson) Lake
Class of 1995
Air Force, 6 Years

Pharmacy Technichan
John hood
John hood
Class of 1978
Air Force, 9 Years

Us air force staff Sgt. Aircraft maintenance supervisor
Julie Goodall - McCoy
Julie Goodall - McCoy
Class of 1989
Navy, 9 Years

Aviation Electronics Technician, Petty Officer Second Class. Specializing in the repair and calibration of all electronic and non electronic test equipment.
Keith Beebe
Keith Beebe
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Lieutenant Colonel
Kevin Hausler
Kevin Hausler
Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years

Communications specialist
Marty Wells Hampton
Marty Wells Hampton
Class of 1980
Army, 8 Years

US Army Reserves-349th Combat Support Hospital
Medic and LPN
Michael  Haynes
Michael Haynes
Class of 1988
Army, 20+ Years

Retired First Sergeant (1SG), Entered as Combat Medic, served in many campaigns and over 11 duties in and out of the US. Retired in San Antonio, Texas, where I perform as a Regional Emergency Manager for 13 Medical Hospital. Tights Lines.
Patrick Brown
Patrick Brown
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Ranger, Viet Nam Veteran. Retired as Sergeant Major after 25 years in Tallahassee to teach ARMY JROTC. Will retire this year with 43 years service wearing the uniform ,counting JROTC Married to Lana Foreest class of 1970 Seminole High School.
Patrick Cook
Patrick Cook
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

22yrs as a Special Operations Aerial Gunner on AC-130H Spectre, MH-53J Pavelow, MH-60G Pavehawk for my primary aircraft. Qualified on many more models. What a BLAST!!!
Rachel Harlan (Bankemper)
Rachel Harlan (Bankemper)
Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years

Air Battle Manager
richard schmidt
richard schmidt
Class of 1976
Air Force, 4 Years

career field was security police. stationed overseas the first 3 yrs in soesterberg holland. the last year was in spokane washington. enjoyed the service and loved all the travel i did.
Robb Ahlers
Robb Ahlers
Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Aircraft Mechanic
Robet Leigh
Robet Leigh
Class of 1964
Air Force, 5 Years

Photogrammetric Cartographic Analyst - B 52 bombing charts from satellite photography, U2s, and SR71s
Ron Main
Ron Main
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Army 1st Logistics Command, Vietnam Service, 1969-1970
Russ Matthess
Russ Matthess
Class of 1987
Army, 3 Years

Military Police: Military police protect the lives and property on Army installations by enforcing military laws and regulations. They also control traffic, prevent crime and respond to all emergencies.
Sam Houston
Sam Houston
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

I was a Crew Chief on F-4, A-10 and F-16's after that I went to work as a aircraft mechanic on Fort Rucker AL and worked on all of the U.S.Army Helicopter UH-1 , AH-64, UH-60, CH-47
It was fun
Sam Houston
Sam Houston
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

F-4, A-10, and F-16 aircraft Crew Chief
1977-1980 Kadena
1980-1983 RAF Bentwaters England
1983-1985 Davis-Monthan AFB AZ
1985-1991 MacDill AFB FL
19911992 Kunsan ROK
1992-1997 Spangdelham Germany
1997-2001 Eglin AFB FL
Samuel Houston
Samuel Houston
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Duty Honor Country
F-4 A10 F16 AIrcraft
U.S.Air Force Crew Chief
1977-2001
Susan Preston Andrewlevick
Susan Preston Andrewlevick
Class of 1972
Army, 10 Years

1972-1982
Ft McClellan, AL
Kaiserslautern, Germany
Ft Amador, Panama CZ
Ft Devens, MA
Susie Nesbit (Blades)
Susie Nesbit (Blades)
Class of 1980
Air Force, 7 Years

Served in Military pay at Scott AFB, IL and at George AFB, Ca.
Suzanne Nesbit
Suzanne Nesbit
Class of 1980
Air Force, 7 Years

Was stationed in California during the gulf war.
TARR, CHARLES S.
TARR, CHARLES S.
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Senior Officer
Thomas Reinert
Thomas Reinert
Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years

September 1970 to March 1991: U.S. NAVY

February 1989 to March 31, 1991: Weapons Systems Training Manager, Fleet Training Unit U.S. Atlantic Fleet. Coordinate underway training missions for Navy and Coast Guard Ships, direct the work of ten instructors, who work on separate but related areas of instruction, Integrate schedules, approve reports, and select individuals for inspection tasks and personally evaluate their ability, Conduct Training Readiness Evaluation for Navy and Coast Guard Ships, Instruct ships weapons systems teams in the proper operation and maintenance of their equipment and report my findings to their commanding officer.

July 1985 to December 1988: Combat Systems Supervisor, USS Samuel B Roberts FFG-58. Managed Ordnance Division of twenty technicians, Developed Ships Physical Security instruction, Implemented the planned maintenance system for the weapons department during construction of USS Samuel B. Roberts, Prepared and submitted division budgets. Completed factory level repair to the 76mm gun system while on deployment in the Persian Gulf.

March 1982 to June 1985: Instructor Supervisor, Service School Command Great Lakes, IL. Supervised seventeen senior instructors and over one hundred students. Service Schools Command representative for the technical design review of the launcher maintenance operational training system. Developed instructor guides, student handouts, and test material. Served as chairmen of the academic review board. Counsel students and instructors on their performance. Planned maintenance and repair work for two major weapon systems. Instructed classes in digital electronics, and hydraulics.

August 1981 to March 1982: Student, Service School Command, and Great Lakes.
Completed Tartar Guided Missile System School MK 13 Mod 4, Electricity, Electronics, and Hydraulics, and Instructor Training School

September 1978 to August 1981: Work Center Supervisor, USS Tattnall DDG-19
Lead a division of eighteen, Maintained equipment in top operational, condition despite a thirty per cent shortage of maintenance personnel

November 1977 to August 1978: Student, Service School Command, and Great Lakes. 5 inch 54 Mark 42 Gun Mount School, Managed Bachelor Enlisted Quarters, Directed twenty-four night managers

October 1974 to October 1977: Base Investigator, Naval Station Roosevelt Roads Puerto Rico. Supervised two drug detection dog handlers, Investigated criminal cases, performed searches, inspections, and interviews. Evaluated information and reported findings to higher authorities. Department weapons training specialist.

December 1970 to September 1974: General Maintenance Supervisor USS Lexington CVT-16 Supervised five maintenance men. Planned and performed maintenance on elevators, sprinkler systems, and damage control equipment.

Campaign Badges and/or Expeditionary Medals Received: Navy Expeditionary Medal (Second),Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (Gold Star W/Combat "V"), Navy Achievement Medal (Second Gold Star), Combat Action Ribbon, Navy Unit Commendation
Vincent Brig
Vincent Brig
Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years

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