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

John Mortimer
John Mortimer Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
crewchief/door-gunner on a UH-1B armed helicopter 65&66. Purple Heart, Air Medal w/V, Vietnamese Cross of Galentry, Presidential Unit Citation.
Albert Lozano
Albert Lozano Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 6 Years
0331 machinegunner
Andre Couture
Andre Couture Class of 1994
Army, 12 Years
Served 11 years 8 months in the US Army, decided to call it quits in Feb 2006 as a E-6 promotable to become a Army Contractor. I served in Korea twice for 24 months, six months in Cuba, one year in Iraq, and 6 months in Afghanistan and Uzbekistan..
Brandyn Parisette
Brandyn Parisette Class of 1992
Army, 3 Years
Airborne Infantry (82nd Airborne Div.)
Brenda Rice
Brenda Rice Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years
Corpsman in the Navy, from Orlando to Chicago, Virginia to Iceland to Treasure Island. Each assignment a learning experience. Now serve in another capacity, Work for the federal government as a VA nurse.
Carl Lindberg
Carl Lindberg Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Served as an Intelligence Analyst at the PACOM Elint Center (Fuchu Air Station, Japan), 1965-67; and the HQ of the Strategic Air COmmand (Offutt AFB, NE) 1967-69. Got out as an SSGT and finished my undergrad degree at U of Nebraska (Omaha campus).
Carolyn Pivarnik
Carolyn Pivarnik Class of 1997
Navy, 5 Years
Served honorably for 5 years.
Christopher Burke
Christopher Burke Class of 1988
Coast Guard, 13 Years
I am an Aviation Maint. Tech. I work on HC130 Hercules aircraft. I am currently stationed in Hawaii, have also been stationed in Kodiak AK. Looking for orders to Sacramento in '08
craig mcmillian
craig mcmillian Class of 1966
Army, 14 Years
Combat medic - Vietnam 1968-69; Korea, Japan, Germany. Medically retired 1981.
David Caldwell
David Caldwell Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
Trained as a radio teletype operator, served with the 101st Airbourne Div. in Viet Nam 68-69. Served as a combat photographer the last 8 months in RVN. Returned to Ft. Lewis WA and completed my term on service.
David Johnston
David Johnston Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Chief Petty Officer (Cryptology). Served at Adak, AK, Guam, onboard USS Virginia, Pensacola FL, Misawa Japan, Mons Belgium, and the National Security Agency. God bless America.
DAVID L. IVERSON Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
25+ years of service. Retired as Colonel.
David Pruden
David Pruden Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 16 Years
Currently located at Ft. Sill which is in Lawton, Oklahoma. I am an artillery instructor for entry level Marine. On Dec 1st 2007 My family and I will be relocating back San Diego, Ca
David Segovia III
David Segovia III Class of 1979
Air Force, 6 Years
2 years Air Force Reserves 349th AMS 1981-83 Travis AFB, CA. 4 years Air Force (Active) 57th CRS Nellis AFB NV 1983-1987.
David Van Meter
David Van Meter Class of 1978
Army, 3 Years
Did basic at Fort Dix New Jersy, AIT at Fort Jackson South Corolina, First Duty Base Fort Bliss Texas, Second Duty Camp Stanly KOREA. I am now a member of the Vetrans of Forien Wars.
DENNIS ROMARY Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
I joined the Navy in March of 1969 in the second half of my first year of dental school at UCLA I served two years of active duty as a Dental Officer at El Toro Marine Corps Air Station in Southern California with the Third Marine Air Wing/ I tell friends that I was assigned to protect Disneyland, which is about 15 miles away. I have been active reservist since 1980 and have held the rank of Captain / 06, equivalent to a Colonel, since April 1994. The Navy asked me to extend twice and I may serve five more years, until I reach age 67. If I had more room, I would write about the great adventures that the Navy has sent me on: Peru 2008: Medical / Dental Humanitarian mission Italy twice: Aug 2001 and 2002 Hospital Ship Comfort: Baltic Challenge 1998 to Lithuania and Sweden. Spain 2002 I became a certified Scuba diver in 2005 when I served five weeks of active duty at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay. My wife, Peggy, has enjoyed trips with me, also. Also, much thanks to ALL of the Armijo graduates who have chosen to serve our great country. Semper Fi, Dennis Romary, DDS, FAGD CAPTAIN, Dental Corps USN
Dorville Dale Whitson Jr.
Dorville Dale Whitson Jr. Class of 1978
Army, 15 Years
Served 4 years as Infantry and 11 years in Nuclear Weapons, finishing as a CW2. Completed 20 years serving in the Nebraska National Guard as a Medic.
EDWARD W. CHAPMAN Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
Entered the Army in 1965. Served as a Medic through-out my carrer. My tours of duty oversea include Korea, Vietnam,iran and Germany. My stateside assignments where in Kansas,Colarado,Washington Missouri and Texas. My last three years of service was a Drill Sgt. At Ft. Sam Houston,Tx.. I retired in 1986 with a medical discharge and 100 % disability. I am curently living in Niceville (yes there is such a place),Florida.
Ellina Class of 1998
Navy, 8 Years
Aviation administrationman. Maintaining and tracking of aircraft hours, maintenance and components.
Eric Lee Skinner
Eric Lee Skinner Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years
Served with distinction as a TD2.

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