Burlingame High School Alumni

Burlingame, California (CA)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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!!
Dan Burkhead
Dan Burkhead
Class of 1968
Navy Reserves, 5 Years

Active Duty( 2 Years) Instructor ,Naval Hospital Corps School San Diego. Reserve Duty Seal Base Coronado Island, San Diego. Independent Duty Hospital Corpsman 2nd class
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.
Robert Sharp
Robert Sharp
Class of 1972
Air Force, 2 Years

Heavy Equipment
Robert Tullos
Robert Tullos
Class of 1968
Army, 10 Years

Military intelligence (5 yrs.)
Artillery Section Chief SSG
4 years in Asia
Sam Bell
Sam Bell
Class of 1960
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served with 2/7
Tom Dority
Tom Dority
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Signals intelligence officer on board EC-121 aircraft (Constellations) 1,000 hours, monitoring DMZ and Ho Chi Min trail for targets. Imagery analyst at SAC HQ prior to returning to graduate school, 1969.
Tom Simpson
Tom Simpson
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Ft. Ord combat training, stationed at Ft. Ord and Presidio SF
wayne jorgensen
wayne jorgensen
Class of 1957
Air Force, 3 Years

Electronics technician served mostly in Alaska
William J. O'Connell III
William J. O'Connell III
Class of 1958
Army, 2 Years

Air Traffic Controller

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Class of '86

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Our Burlingame High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Burlingame High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Burlingame are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!