Simon Kenton High School Alumni

Independence, Kentucky (KY)

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

Dennett Edwards III
Dennett Edwards III
Class of 1962
Army, 1 Years

Lt Edwards KIA, Feb 1968, Phong Dinh, Viet Nam, small arms, Burial Arlington
Devin Larkins
Devin Larkins
Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 2 Years

i went a lil crazy so i am finishing my contract at my home in the inactive reserves.
Ernest Prince (Mike)
Ernest Prince (Mike)
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

I enlisted in the AIr Force in 1969 and retired 23 years later in 1992. I retired as a Senor Master Sergeant from Barksdale AFB in Louisiana.
HARRIEWT SUE WILSON PRICE
HARRIEWT SUE WILSON PRICE
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

I GRADUATED FROM SIMON KENTON HIGH SCHOOL IN MAY OF 1969 MY BROTHER JOHN JUNIOR SEXTON WAS SERVING IN VIETNAM 4TH DIVISION ENGINEERING BRIGADE HE DIED IN VIETNAM NOVEMBER 24 1969 PLEASE KEEP IN IN YOUR PRAYERS THANK YOU HARRIET SUE WILSON PRICE
Julie (Lang) Eubanks
Julie (Lang) Eubanks
Class of 1988
Air Force, 16 Years

Search and rescue coodinator at America's Air Operations Center, Tyndall AFB, FL
Michael S Black
Michael S Black
Class of 1968
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Elisted USCG in 2/69 (E-2)- Retired 8/99 (O-5)
Mike Mitchell
Mike Mitchell
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Thailand and South Korea. Enjoyed the experience but didn't want to make it a career.
Rob White
Rob White
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Sergeant in the Marine Corps Field Bands stationed at 2d Marine AirWing Band in Cherry Point, NC & III Marine Amphibious Force Band in Okinawa, Japan
Rob White
Rob White
Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Army Officer, Leiutenant Colonel, served as a Band Master, Company Commander, Battalion Executive Officer with over 65 months of deployments (37 months Combat Deployments)
Roger Kindoll
Roger Kindoll
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

20+ years in the Army. Stationed in Germany 7 years, Ft Carson CO 3 tours, Ft. Stewart Ga,
Roger Kindoll
Roger Kindoll
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Served in the US Army for over 20 years with 7 years in Germany, Served as a Recon Scout, Bradley Master Gunner, Equal Opportunity Advisor Retired from 3rd ACR in Ft. Carson, CO
Ronald Lightenr
Ronald Lightenr
Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years

Morse intercept operator. Monitored Russian communications in Turkey. Flew as crew member in an EC-47 Reconnasence Plane over South East Asia. Over 200 Combat Missions. Received Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medal
Stanley E Parker, Sr.
Stanley E Parker, Sr.
Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years

I enlisted in 1963 and became a SAC Titan II Missile Combat Crew member. (Crew of 4)at Vandenberg AFB California. After we became a Sr. Crew, I would don a special suit and electrically shut down the missile site after a test launch.
Terry N. Tallent
Terry N. Tallent
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

Military Intelligence Officer
Vietnam 1967
Retired 1994 O-5 LTC
Timothy Mills
Timothy Mills
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

I enlisted in 1965 and served until July 1969. Separated as an E4 but passed the test for E5 did not want to reenlist .
William A Funke
William A Funke
Class of 1981
Army, 5 Years

Desert Storm Veteran - 10th Special Forces Group
Instructor US Army Element Defense Mapping Agency Defense Mapping School

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Simon Kenton High School Classmates

Eric Bolen
Class of '95

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Robert Roden and Simon Kenton History

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