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!

Lost Class Rings

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

Honored Military Alumni

Jeffrey O. Hobbs
Jeffrey O. Hobbs
Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Served as a Door Gunner in the UH-1E Helos, later as a 1st. Mech. and Flight Engineer in C-130's. Honorably Discharged in 1978.
Jerry Johnson
Jerry Johnson
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

66 Lackland AFB Tx
67-68 Travis AFB Ca MAC
68-69 Cam Ranh Bay RVN PACAF
69-70 Myrtle Beach AFB TAC
Aerial Port Squadron
Jerry Staub
Jerry Staub
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

Aviation Storekeeper while on duty in Cam Rahn Bay Vietnam ('69-'70). I got out after Nam for almost 11 yrs. then re-enlsited as an Aviation Electronics Tech. Made 3 cruises, 2 on the U.S.S. Enterprise and made the maiden cruise on the U.S.S. John C. Stennis, of which I am a plankowner.
Jim A Fisher
Jim A Fisher
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

Missile Technician
Completed 20 patrols
Served aboard the following:
USS Holland, Submarine tender, Holy Loch, Scotland
USS Lewis and Clark, Poseidon submarine, Charleston, Sc.
USS Ohio, Trident Submarine, Bremerton, Wa.
USS Georgia, Trident submarine, Bremerton, Wa.
Trident Refit Facility, Bremerton, Was.
Stategic Weapons Facility Pacific, Bremerton, Wa.
Jim Carter
Jim Carter
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years

Enlistment Date: 3/15/71
Honorably Discharged: 12/10/74
John Bruegger
John Bruegger
Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years

Dessert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom
Justin Krieger
Justin Krieger
Class of 1994
Air Force, 10 Years

Staff Sergeant (E-5)
Air Force Security Police
Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri (96-05)
Operation SOUTHERN WATCH (97)
Operation DESERT FOX (98)
Operation NOBLE ANVIL (99)
Operation ENDURING FREEDOM (03)
Operation IRAQI FREEDOM (03)
Keith Taeger
Keith Taeger
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Viet Nam Veteran. Served in a LRRP Team with the 1st/27th Infantry, 25 Inf Div..
Larry Smith
Larry Smith
Class of 1965
Army, 4 Years

15th Med / 1st Cav Oct 67 to Nov 68
Lawrence Brigham
Lawrence Brigham
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

AT2 Kingsville, Texas VT-22
Leonard Wagler
Leonard Wagler
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

New Jersey 65, Vietnam 66, Virginia 67.
Lisa (Stickler) Bruegger
Lisa (Stickler) Bruegger
Class of 1989
National Guard, 5 Years

Operation Iraqi Freedom 2005
MARYETTA HICKS-MURPHY
MARYETTA HICKS-MURPHY
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

PFC WAC
Michael A Clawson
Michael A Clawson
Class of 1965
Navy, 10 Years

2 Years NavComSta Honolulu, 4 Years aboard USS Higbee DD-806 (3 trips to Nam) and 4 years at Naval Training Center Great Lakes
Paul E. Newman
Paul E. Newman
Class of 1980
Navy, 6 Years

Served from 1984-1990
Peter L French
Peter L French
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

'66-'70 Fighter Aircraft Auto-Pilot Tech
Phillip
Phillip
Class of 1997
Army, 5 Years

OIF I
Randy Brown
Randy Brown
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Served in an Artillery Battlalion in Veitnam in the third core close to Saigon for 15 months from March 1969 to June 1970. Obtain the rank of E5 Specialist in 15 months of service.
Ray Hudson
Ray Hudson
Class of 1965
National Guard, 4 Years

Radar Tech. on A3-D aircraft. Duty stations included NAS Jacksonville with VAP62; NAS Agana, Guam with VAP61 and Da Nang air base Vietnam with VAP61
Ray Martin
Ray Martin
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

Alaska 5 Yrs), Recrutier (6 Yrs) in Chicago, Drill Instructor Basic Training (6 Yrs), Director of Training Drill Instructor School (3 Yrs) 1st Sergeant (1 Yr)

Classmates Spotlight

Burlington Community High School Classmates

Ellen Dustman
Class of '65

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Our Burlington Community 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 Burlington Community High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Burlington are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!