Military Alumni

Military 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

Bill Guidera
Bill Guidera Class of 1977
Air Force, 7 Years
Law Enforcement Specialist. 7.5 years service. Service connected disability. Air Force Commendation Medal. Disabled American Veteran
Brant A. Roeder
Brant A. Roeder Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic "Egress" Chief Petty Officer. Completed cruises on the USS Ranger, USS Independance, USS Enterprize, USS Lincoln.
Brent Melton
Brent Melton Class of 2002
Army, 1 Years
Serving in his term of service in the Field Artillery. Currently stationed in Ft. Wainwright Alaska.
Calvin Lawrence
Calvin Lawrence Class of 1981
Air Force, 10 Years
n/a
Carl Fails
Carl Fails Class of 1998
Army Reserves, 8 Years
Carpentry/Masonry Specialist, Accounting
Cathy (Landfair) Kelloes
Cathy (Landfair) Kelloes Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Went to Ft. Gordon Signal School in Georgia and graduated as a Communications Specialist. Did all 3 years in Ludwigsburg, Germany from 1976 to March of 1979. I worked in S3 Battalion Operations.
christian Neff
christian Neff Class of 2006
Army, 2 Years
helped set people free and dedicated his life for our country and has attended shawnee apollo and bath an s.u.m.c christian graduated in 2006 from shawnee and apollo and has been in the serive for 2 yrs chris died from being in a explosion in iraq in 2007 his funeral was held at shawnee united methodist where he attended church for many years and the proseesion funural at chamberlain huckeriede funural homes
Darwin (Dar) Nevergall
Darwin (Dar) Nevergall Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
Stationed primarily at Pope AFB, North Carolina.
Darwin (Dar) Nevergall
Darwin (Dar) Nevergall Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
Stationed at Pope AFB, Fayetteville, NC
Dexter L Graham
Dexter L Graham Class of 1991
Army, 18 Years
Spent the first 9 years as a telecommunications operator.After 2000 enlististed again,this time as an Infantryman. Deployed twice to Operation Iraqi Freedom
Doug Davisson
Doug Davisson Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Fire Chief
Douglas B. Whetstone
Douglas B. Whetstone Class of 1981
National Guard, 11 Years
U.S. Army Reserve, 1981-1983 U.S. Air Force, 1983-1989 Colorado Army National Guard, 2005-present Operation Iraqi Freedom, 2006-2007
Douglas Davisson
Douglas Davisson Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Fire Chief. Stationed at Columbus MS, RAF Bentwaters/Woodbridge, Tonopah Test Range, Wright-Patterson OH, Vandenberg CA. Deployments include Sidi Slamine Morrocco, Khamis Mushayt Saudi Arabia, Al Dahfra United Arab Emirates, San Vito Italy, Al Jaber Kuwait, Curacao Netherland Antilles. Assigned to Operations Desert Shield/Storm. Operation Just Cause. Operation Southern Watch. Operation Joint Forge. Operation Constant Peg.
Dr. John Biery
Dr. John Biery Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Medic,corpsman stationed in England.
Eddy Smith
Eddy Smith Class of 1968
Air Force, 8 Years
Stationed in Texas, Delaware, Panama Canal Zone, Viet Nam, Nebraska and Indiana. Air Freight, Supply, Security Police and Office of Special Investigations. I regret not staying in for 20.
Forrest Doll
Forrest Doll Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Helicopter Pilot and Air Traffic Controller
Gregory Long
Gregory Long Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 6 Years
4 Years Active / 2 Years Inactive. Most of duty in Millington, Tennessee and Cherry Point, N. Carolina with the 3rd Marine Air Wing.
James Emch
James Emch Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Computer Programmer/Systems Analysts. Retired MSgt at USCENTCOM and Imagery Systems Manager. Currently Govt Service Employee for USCENTCOM Intelligence Operations, working throughout Iraq and Afghanistan.
James Pugsley
James Pugsley Class of 1989
Army, 19 Years
Been stationed at Fort Ord, CA, Fort Hood, TX, Fort Bragg, NC, Fort Lewis, WA, Korea and Fort Carson, CO. Served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Curently working as the Post Retention Operations NCO at Fort Carson, CO.
Jason Puglise
Jason Puglise Class of 1992
Army, 4 Years
My military experience was short, lasting four years from 1992-1996. Assigned to Bravo Co. 210, I attended Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri from October to December of 1992. In January of 1993, I attended AIT at Fort Sam Houston, TX for medical training to become a Medical Specialist (91B10). Assigned to Delta Co. 232, AIT lasted ten weeks and ended in March of 1993. My first duty station was in Kitzingen (in Bavaria), Germany. I was assigned to the 42nd Medical Company, an ambulance company, which was located on Larson Barracks. I was there briefly, approximately 8-9 months before the unit deactivated. I was restationed at Baumholder (in the district of Birkenfeld, in Rhineland-Palatinate), Germany in HHB DIVARTY 'til March of 1995. My next duty station was at Ft. Bragg, NC in the 28th Combat Support Hospital. I finished my active duty service as of October 8, 1996 with a honorable discharge. My final rank was a Specialist (pay grade E-4).

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