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WKU ROTC Hall of Fame Application 

image file Brigadier General Roy S. Kelley
(Retired, US Army, Aug 1971)
WKU Class of 1939
Deceased April 1, 1993
image fileLowe Colonel Gregory A. Lowe
(Retired, US Army, June 1998)
WKU Class of 1968
gower Colonel Wilford D. Gower
(Retired, US Army, 1964)
WKU Class of 1940
image file Colonel Elliott P. “Bud” Sydnor, Jr.
(Retired, US Army, Aug 1981)
WKU Class of 1952
image file Brigadier General Kenneth R. Fleenor
(Retired, US Air Force, Aug 1980)
WKU Class of 1952
image file Paul W. McDaniel
Ph.D., Nuclear Physics
WKU Class of 1936
image file Dr. Jack W. Thacker, Jr.
Professor of History
Western Kentucky University
image file Mrs. Connie L. Colter
Hilltopper Battalion
Western Kentucky University
image file Brigadier General Herbert M. Wassom
WKU Class of 1961
Deceased August 1988
image file Colonel Raymond T. Nutter
(Retired, US Army, June 1978)
WKU Class of 1954
image file Dr. Jerry R. Wilder
Vice President for Student Affairs
Western Kentucky University
WKU ROTC Class of 1961
image file Brigadier General Joseph A. Smith
WKU Class of 1976
image file Major General Larry G. Smith
WKU Class of 1966
image file Dr. Dero G. Downing
image file Captain (Retired) William E. Eskridge
(Retired, US Army, 1984)
WKU Class of 1980
image file Captain William E. Hocker
WKU Class of 1962
image file Colonel Sidney Carpenter
(Retired, US Army, November 1966)
WKU Class of 1939
image file Colonel (Retired) Robert H. Taylor
WKU Class of 1966
image file Captain Charles F. Thomas IV
WKU Class of 1968
Deceased April 1971
image file Lieutenant General Theodore C. Nicholas
WKU Class of 1978
image file Colonel Gary A. Riggs
(Retired, US Army Sep 1988)
WKU Class of 1958
image file Brigadier General (Retired) Alan E. Grice
WKU Class of 1976
image file Larry G. Loftis
WKU Class of 1968
 Miles  Dr. James W. Miles (LTC)

 WKU Class of 1940


Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Kenneth Hightower

WKU Class of 1960

1LT Eric David Yates

WKU Class of 2008


 Colonel (Ret.) Kenneth A. LaPlante

 WKU Class of 1972


Captain Stephen R.Fogle

WKU Class of 1976

 MAJ Mackey

 MAJ David R. Mackey

 WKU Class of 1963


Major General Omer C. Tooley, Jr.

WKU Class of 1974

WKU Class of 1960

Colonel Michael R. Devine

WKU Class of 1960 

 lewman Lieutenant Colonel Thomas J. Lewman Jr.
WKU Class of 1964

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