Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Benavides High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Eagles lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Blas Maria Garza Jr.
Blas Maria Garza Jr. Class of 1953
Army, 3 Years
Served as Alto Saxophone Player in the 4th Infantry Division Band in Alaska and the 71st Infantry Division Band in Ft. Lewis, Washington
Gregorio (Greg) Pena
Gregorio (Greg) Pena Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
served 18 years in Airborne units and Special Forces. Earned the Green Beret in 1982 while statiioned at Fort Bragg NC
Gregorio R. Pena.
Gregorio R. Pena. Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Special Forces, Airborne Units, and Infantry units. Traveled thru Central & South America training Military Units
Michael Joseph Canales
Michael Joseph Canales Class of 2000
Army, 6 Years
Michael has been deployed to Iraq when the war first started and he has served one tour in Afghanistan( the deployment was cut short due to his return to his younger brothers' funeral). Michael has since been deployed again to Afghanistan where he is currently fighting the Taliban by the Pakistan border.

Classmates Spotlight

Benavides High School Classmates

Mario Vasquez
Class of '65

Alumni Stories

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Benavides High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Eagles.

School News

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