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 Bismarck High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Demons lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
Class of 1985
Navy, 2 Years
Petty Officer 3rd Class Retired
Class of 1975
Army, 10 Years
1979-1990 United States Army Officer
Nuclear Weapons Officer
Commissioned as a Second Lieutenant, United States Army Reserve in 1979 and ordered to Active Duty. Distinguished Graduate of the US Army Nuclear Weapons Officer Course. Duty Assignments include:
Platoon Leader, Storage and Issue Platoon, Kriegsfeld Army Depot, Germany
Nuclear Weapons Encoding Officer, 59th Ordnance Brigade, Pirmasens Germany
Liaison Officer, Joint Service Small Arms Program, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Research & Development Officer, US Army Research, Development & Engineering Ctr.
Commander, Headquarters Detachment, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Administrative & Personnel Officer, 3rd Ordnance Battalion, Pirmasens Germany
Released from Active Duty to the Reserves in 1990. Promoted to Major in 1991.
Currently assigned to Retired Reserve.
AWARDS: Army Commendation Medal (1st Oak Leaf Cluster)
Army Achievement Medal (3rd Oak Leaf Cluster)
Presidential Unit Citation
Publications: “Army researches tomorrow’s rifle for today’s Army”, The VOICE
Class of '88
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Ray broke his back.
Ray Hester, fell on his back while blowing snow in West Fargo. He broke two vertebrae and will be in a brace, pretty mu...
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