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

Alicia Schueler, (Rice)
Alicia Schueler, (Rice) Class of 1989
Navy, 9 Years
Served as a Hospital Corpsman for 4 years and as a Surface Warfare Officer for 5 years. Deployed to the war twice, (2002/2003 and 2005), onboard USS Tortuga, LSD 46, and USS Normandy, CG-60. Received Honorable Discharge in 2006.
Bill Burrows
Bill Burrows Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years
Corps of Engineers Lieutenant in Viet Nam; thankful to be back in America!!
David Tullos
David Tullos Class of 1968
Army, 5 Years
Halo Master Green Beret Vietnam 1969
Douglas Calkin
Douglas Calkin Class of 1961
Navy, 4 Years
Submarine Service Viet Nam vet
Edwin W. Fichtner
Edwin W. Fichtner Class of 1957
Army, 2 Years
Veterinary Tech. US Army Surgical Research Unit Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Geoffrey D. Cullison
Geoffrey D. Cullison Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years
Civil Engineer Corps (CEC) Officer.
George Theisen
George Theisen Class of 1963
Air Force, 5 Years
C-130 Aircraft Commander
Hal Elliott
Hal Elliott Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years
Infantry OCS, Ft. Benning, GA, class 8-65. U.S. Army Recruiting Command, Presidio of San Francisco 1965-67. Company Commander, 91st Division, USAR, Ft. Chronkhite, CA, 1969-70. Post Commander, American Legion, UT, 1997-98.
jennifer england
jennifer england Class of 1998
Navy, 4 Years
Served as Military police overseas and stateside
John Holm
John Holm Class of 1963
Navy, 5 Years
US 2 D pilot
Julius O. Koefoed, Jr.
Julius O. Koefoed, Jr. Class of 1959
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
205th Inf Bde (SEP)(LT) - 16yrs 103rd COSCOM! Op Sgt - 1 yr 2040th USAR School - S1 NCOIC - 5 yrs 95th IN DIV, (TNG) Ops NCO - 1 yr Retired: MSG, E8, 75H5H (P) 11B5H (S)
Keith Hoffman
Keith Hoffman Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
Tank Commander
Kurt Steller
Kurt Steller Class of 1988
Army, 18 Years
Served in Kosovo 2001, Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2004, Operation Enduring Freedom Afghanistan 2008-2009. Enlisted in 1990 for Desert Shield/ Desert Storm achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-6) then went to flight school. Fly's UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters and RQ-1 Predator. Has attained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 3 and is up for promotion next year.
Larry Amante
Larry Amante Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Air Force security forces SMSgt (E8) after serving over 22 years.
Michael P. O'Connell
Michael P. O'Connell Class of 1974
Navy, 3 Years
Aviation Electronics Technician (AT) A member of Fighter Squadron 1 (VF-1) attached to the Aircraft Carrier USS Enterprise (CVN-65)
patrick e. kruger   (witherspoon)
patrick e. kruger (witherspoon) Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years
I served with the Americal Division in the 23rd Administration Company in Chu Lai, Vietnam for one year. This location was in I Corp, near the DMZ. I have total respect for our soldiers.
PAul D. Hughes
PAul D. Hughes Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years
Motion Picture Photographer, U.S. Army Pacific Forces, Hawaii, Thailand. Covered President Kennedys vist to Honolulu, and all honors to astronauts that came to honolulu.
Ray Turner
Ray Turner Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years
Served on a destroyer in the Pacific. (USS Ernest G Small)
Richard Salas
Richard Salas Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 4 Years
3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion 1st Marine Division Camp Pendelton
Robert J. DeGrilla
Robert J. DeGrilla Class of 1960
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served in both the United State Marine Corps and the United States Army. Recon and Intel. Forward Observer.

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Lisa Chinn
Class of '94

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