Military Recruiters


All males MUST register for the United States Selective Service System within 30 days of turning 18. Go to: to register.


United States Air ForceMilitary

Technical Sergeant James B. Thaxton, Enlisted Accessions Recruiter

311 Recruiting Squardron, 4329 Whipple Ave NW, Canton, OH  44718

Cell: 330-603-8254

Fax: 330-492-2931


United States Army

Andrew Auton, Staff Sergeant

U.S. Army Recruiter

173 Wooster Road North, Barberton, OH  44203

Office: 330-219-4932

Cell: 330-805-8787


United States Navy

Cody M. Brown, MM2 U.S. Navy

Navy Recruiter

4933 Whipple Ave NW, Canton, OH  44718

Office: 330-493-9033

Cell: 330-221-2854

Fax: 330-493-8530


Ohio National Guard

SSG Donald C. Cramer Jr.

Ohio Army National Guard 

Cell: 440-228-5137


United States Marine Corp

SSgt  Marshel L. Hargrove


1342 W. State St, Alliance, OH  44601

Cell: 979-257-9426



Please check with the associated representative/academy for the most current deadlines & information!

Plan way ahead (as in the beginning of your Junior year) as there are many steps that must be completed for any of the service academies!


United States Military Academy at West Point

Deadline to apply: January 31st

United States Naval Academy

Deadline to apply: February 28th

United States Air Force Academy

Deadline to apply: December 31st

United States Coast Guard Academy

Deadline to apply: January 15th

United States Merchant Marine Academy

Deadline to apply: February 1st


You're going to need at least one Congressional nomination for West Point, the Naval Academy, or the Air Force Academy!

You will need to verify which Rep you can apply to, according to where you live