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

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

Honored Military Alumni

D. Duane Tucker
D. Duane Tucker Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Flew in the reconnaissance version of the RF-4B phantom aircraft as the Aerial Reconnaissance Officer. Served 2 tours in Far East. Assigned in USMC units in VA, CA, AZ, and Japan. Had a tour in VMCJ-1, VMCJ-2, VMFP-3, MAG-11. MAWT-1, HQMC and OSD PA&E (among others).
Ed Rutz
Ed Rutz Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Three tours in Viet Nam, 1 tour in Lebenon, just about every country in the far east that has relations with the U.S. and a couple that don't. Last active duty combat tour was Desert Storm when we should have finsihed what we started so that so many wouldn't have had to pay the ultimate price when we had to go back to finish what we started
mark fritts
mark fritts Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years
Navy Ordnanceman.
Michael Hill
Michael Hill Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served from Burns oregon
Paula Skomski
Paula Skomski Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
USAF stationed at Keesler AFB Biloxi, MS and McChord AFB Tacoma, WA
Rick Land
Rick Land Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
Served as Armor Officer in the 116th Armored Cavalry Regiment; Plans Officer for 1st Corps Ft. Lewis
Roland Dierken
Roland Dierken Class of 1965
Navy, 2 Years
US Navy Seabees...served in Okinawa, Vietnam, and Adak in the Aleutian Islands

Classmates Spotlight

Burns High School Classmates

Angela Brown
Class of '90

Alumni Stories

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School News

Alumni Tail-Gate Party

BHS Leadership has organized a Tail-Gate party for Alumni for Homecoming 2009 on October 16. Party begins at 5:00 in the...
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