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

Class of 0
, Years
Augustus C Cobb
Augustus C Cobb Class of 1942
Navy, 4 Years
Navy pilot during WWII
carolyn mcpherson
carolyn mcpherson Class of 2000
Air Force, 4 Years
I joined in 2004 and got out in 2008!
Darryl Templer
Darryl Templer Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
Hospital corpsman, operating room technician. Three years at Naval Hospital San Diego, one year Vietnam (1969-70) OR tech on hospital ship Sanctuary (AH-17) treating I Corps casualties from DaNang and to the north toward the DMZ.
Donald Lorack
Donald Lorack Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years
Completed jump school in February 1965 Then assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade {sep} on Okinawa. May of 1965. The 173rd deployed to Vietnam as the Army Expeditonary Force. Discharged home June 1966
Duane E Hoyt
Duane E Hoyt Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years
Spent 20 years in the infantry 1974 - 1994 retired from active duty
Jack Borne
Jack Borne Class of 1982
Navy, 4 Years
Served in the Navy from 1984-1988. EN2(SW) stationed on the USS Reid FFG-30
James Hall
James Hall Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years
Active duty Navy since 1988. Stationed on board Submarines in Hawaii, San Diego, and Guam. Currently in Guam.
Kerry Upshaw
Kerry Upshaw Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years
U.S.Army Intelligence Security Command
Michail Clutter
Michail Clutter Class of 1998
Navy, 6 Years
6 year service instructing and operating nuclear power plant facilities for submarines and aircraft carriers.
Patrick Stewart
Patrick Stewart Class of 2001
Army, 10 Years
Is currently still serving and has been deployed to Iraq 3 times
Paul A Hays
Paul A Hays Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 18 Years
Service in all three Marine Divisions and all three Marine Aircraft Wings and Marine Corps Bases around the world.
Paul Hays
Paul Hays Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 18 Years
72-73 Vietnam, Okinawa 74-75 Camp Lejeune, NC 75-76 Okinawa, Australia, Philippines 77-81 Tustin & El Toro, CA 82-83 Iwakuni, Japan 84-85 Beaufort, SC 85-86 Iwakuni, Japan 86-91 Yuma, AZ
Rick (Smith) de Beauclair
Rick (Smith) de Beauclair Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Air Force Master Sergeant. Served 20 years in Healthcare Administration, serving in the United States & Europe. Retired from the Assistant Secretary of Defense's office at The Pentagon in 2001.
Shawn Zachry
Shawn Zachry Class of 1991
Army, 5 Years
Army Optician. Still serving.
Sheryl C. How (Todd)
Sheryl C. How (Todd) Class of 1972
Army, 5 Years
91P20 - XRay technician
Trairong Thomas
Trairong Thomas Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Strategy and Policy Officer, CFC Korea Special Operations Officer, SOCPAC US Embassy Bangkok Yokota Air Base, Japan Gulf War Vet Travis AFB, CA
Walt Craft
Walt Craft Class of 1988
Army, 20+ Years
Did my time in Active Reserve and National Guard
Yvonne Medcalf
Yvonne Medcalf Class of 1970
Army, 4 Years
Stationed in Giessen, Germany

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Class of '74

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How we reunited after 50 years!

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