Colonel (Retired) Paul R. Longgrear, an Arkansas native, was drafted into the US Army in 1965.
Captain (Retired) Clifford Paul Barnes, a Georgia native, received his commission in the US Navy from the US Naval Academy in 1951 and served a total of 23 years on active duty.
Colonel (Retired) Richard “Rick” H. White, a Georgia native, enlisted in the US Army as an Airborne Infantryman in 1966. He received his commission through Infantry Officer Candidate School (OCS) in 1967 at the age of 19.
Former Technical Sergeant Harry H. “Chip” Gregory, IV, a Georgia native, enlisted in the US Air Force in 1998.
Major (P) Graham R. White, a Georgia native, enlisted in the Georgia Army National Guard as an Airborne Infantryman on his 17th birthday in 1995.
Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) J. P. (John Paul) Jones, an Alabama native, was drafted into the U.S. Army in August 1969. He received his commission in July 1970 as a Signal Corps officer. more…
• Retired from AT&T
• Founder/Manager Dog-Gone Good Bargains, Pine Mountain, GA.
(a thrift store benefiting the Humane Society of Harris County)
• Board Member – David H. Aldrich Community Center, Pine Mountain, GA.
• Member Patchwork Community Theater, Pine Mountain, GA.
• President – Maple Ridge Ladies Golf Association, Columbus, GA.
• Spouse of deceased Navy veteran Roger W. Berry.
BSBA University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Phi Delta Theta -Tennessee Epsilon Chapter Alumni.
Commercial airline pilot.
8th Air Force Historical Society member and volunteer.
Son of deceased Navy veteran Roger W. Berry.
LTC Samuel E. Nelson
LTC Nelson is a graduate of Marion Military Institute, and the University of Alabama.
He has Masters degree in Criminal Justice, Personnel Management, and National Security Management.
Rich resigned to apply more time to a new business he has started. He served from February 2013 to Jan 2016 and was one of the charter board members. Former Specialist Richard “Rich” L. Schooley, Jr., a Florida native, enlisted in the US Army as an Infantryman soon after high school in 1984.