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

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Honored Military Alumni

Allen J. Pemberton
Allen J. Pemberton Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
Served from 1965-69 in US Navy as an Antisubmarine Aircrew on a Neptune P-2;mservedmin Vietnam 1967-68.
Craig Boynton
Craig Boynton Class of 1965
Air Force, 6 Years
Electrician Civil Eng Computer Repairman SAC 465 L system Aero Med Tech 40th aeromed Tech
David F. DeHart
David F. DeHart Class of 1954
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Military Intelligence 1953-1973. Served in Korea, Vietnam, Turkey, Germany, Italy and Malta.
Lee Doyle
Lee Doyle Class of 1960
Army, 20+ Years
Retired as Sergeant Major in Dec 1995 with over 35 years of active duty with the Army. 4 Combat tours in Vietnam, and 1 in Desert Storm. Work as a DA Civilian for the US Army in Seoul Korea. Married and have 2 grown sons one who isnowserving with the US Army in Iraq
Mike Amtower
Mike Amtower Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Went into the Marine Corps in August of 1964 on the "buddy plan" with Jim Gruen, also a Class of '64 graduate. Truly consider my 4 years at Benson to be a contributing factor in the success of my life. I am now fully retired for the second time and living in North Texas.
Raymond Lance Waldrop
Raymond Lance Waldrop Class of 1990
Army, 5 Years
Cargo Specialist in 1st Gulf War and Somalia.
Raymond Lance Waldrop
Raymond Lance Waldrop Class of 1990
Army, 4 Years
Cargo Specialist served in Desert Shield and Somalia
Robert D. McGown
Robert D. McGown Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years
See Bee / diver, Pacific missile test center, Nav/Fac Coos head, during Viet Nam Hazardous duty
Ron Bloker
Ron Bloker Class of 1989
Army, 15 Years
Oregon Army National Guard Mortars 1992 - 2006 Infantry (Mechanized) 2005 - present Iraq 2004 - 2005
William Freauff
William Freauff Class of 1998
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in USAF during Vietnam period as a C-130E Aircraft Electrican

Classmates Spotlight

Benson Polytechnic High School Classmates

Brad Pease
Class of '80

Alumni Stories

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School News

Ben Watson

Ben passed away in Oct 2013 in Portland class of 1961
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