Shady Spring High School Alumni

Shady Spring, 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

Arthur E Harvey
Arthur E Harvey
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

artillery survey specialist, served one year in south Viet Nam,then Ft lewis ,Washington and finished as a spec 5 in Swienfurt,Germany 1970
Billy Stover
Billy Stover
Class of 1990
Army, 12 Years

U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division
Blaine Samuel
Blaine Samuel
Class of 1980
Navy, 26 Years

Multiple platforms. Multiple jobs. Flight Engineer EC-130/E-6B. Carrier Ops with A-7's. Around the world multiple times.
chris lester
chris lester
Class of 1988
Army, 4 Years

military police
DANNY CLINE
DANNY CLINE
Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years

BM2 ABOARD USS SEATTLE AOE 3
David Belcher
David Belcher
Class of 1957
Air Force, 4 Years

McConnell AFB and Osan AB, Korea. Administration and Crypto Ops.
Edward O'Bryan
Edward O'Bryan
Class of 2012
Air Force, 4 Years

SSHS Graduate straight into the military
Emery (Matt) Plumley
Emery (Matt) Plumley
Class of 1994
Air Force, 14 Years

Civil Engineer, Pavements and Construction Equipment Operator (Dirt Boyz)
Stationed 96-2000 Scott AFB Illinois
2000-01 Osan AB Korea
01-04 Langley AFB VA, (Hampton/Newport News)
04-08 Ft Leonard Wood MO
08-present Seymour Johnson AFB, NC
Will serve till I retire
Eric S. Lilly
Eric S. Lilly
Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years

Served 4 yrs Navy 2 yrs National Guard and 2 1/2 yrs Army
H. Alan Crossland
H. Alan Crossland
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 4 yrs. 1964-68 4 different computer AFSCs. Got out for 18 yrs went back in and served to age 60. finished up as EI team Chief and Electronics Engineer. Total time served 24 yrs.
Howard Mays
Howard Mays
Class of 1955
Air Force, 4 Years

Duty stations after basic training at Lackland AFB were Norton AFB, Vandenburg AFB in California, Kadina AFB Okinawha, Hurlburt Field Florida
Jeff Shafer
Jeff Shafer
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Field Artillery Officer Baisc Course - 1975
US Army Ranger School - 1975
US Army Airborne School - 1976
US Army Field Artillery Officer Advanced Course - 1979
US Army Command and General Staff School - 1987
US Army War College - 1997

US Army 75th Ranger Regiment - Panama and Desert Storm (1989-1992)
Commander, 2BN 14th Field Artillery Regiment (MLRS) (1992-1994)
Chief of Staff, V Corps Artillery (1994-1995)
DCSOPS, PLANS, US Army FORSCOM, Fort McPerson, GA (1997-2001)
Larry D. Redden
Larry D. Redden
Class of 1955
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft Dispatcher and Pilots flying records
Larry Redden
Larry Redden
Class of 1955
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft Dispatcher
Michael Cox
Michael Cox
Class of 1986
Air Force, 20+ Years

International Air Refueling Manager. KC10 Flight Engineer with 5000+ hours flight time, three combat tours and many stories.
Norman Bruce Greene
Norman Bruce Greene
Class of 1956
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Joined the USMC after seeing the movie, "Battle Cry." Attended Boot Camp at Parris Island, SC. Stationed in Japan for 3 years. Received orders to be a drill instructor at Parris Island, SC. Served there for a year and got out.
Stump, Harry W. (Wayne)
Stump, Harry W. (Wayne)
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Drafted 1969
Served 1 year in Viet Nam
Taught Communications Fort Monmouth NJ '71-'73
Assigned NATO Communication '73-'76 Germany
Provided Communications for 10st AirBorne '76-''78
Assigned to Germany Air Force to provide NATO communications '78-'81
Taught ANCOC '81-'85 Fort Gordon GA
Oversaw all communications operations and maintenance for 93 units in storage in Germany. Fall of '90 they were shipped out for the Iraq War. '85-'90
NCOIC of BNCOC '90-91 Fort Gordon Ga
Retired Oct 1 '91
22 years 24 days.
Thomas (tommy) Wallace
Thomas (tommy) Wallace
Class of 1978
Army, 10 Years

Gulf War Vetern
Timothy G. Conner
Timothy G. Conner
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

Bomb loader 14 years, computer and secure communications maintenance 10 years
Tom Wood
Tom Wood
Class of 1984
Army, 4 Years

Telecommunications Systems Operator

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Willa Moye
Class of '70

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