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

Allan Wayne bass
Allan Wayne bass Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
Alvin Landis
Alvin Landis Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years
Photographer's Mate 3rd class, worked primarily in the Flash Lab his duties included taking and or processing pictures for Carrier Intelligence aboard the U.S.S. Coral Sea CV-43
Barry Downs
Barry Downs Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Served as a 63B Light Wheeled Vehicle/Power Generation Mechanic from 16NOV83-01Dec04. Was selected by the Department of the Army for 3 years on Recruiting duty. I also held the positions of Platoon Sergeant, Unit and Battalion Motor Sergeant. Served one combat tour of duty in Iraq 21Mar03-16Nov03. Was stationed at Fort Jackson, SC for Basic and AIT, Landstuhl Germany, Fort Polk, LA, St Paul, MN (Recruiting), Fort Richardson, AK, Fort Wainwright, AK and Fort Sill, OK.
Boyde Fagan
Boyde Fagan Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
enlisted in 1967 spent 6 years enlisted with a tour in Viet Nam 1967-1968, commissioned ROTC 1975 retired 1996 as a LTC.
Bruce Smith
Bruce Smith Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Specialization in Anti-Submarine warefare. Served 1970-1993. Got out for a while (18 months) in 1980, went into the National Guard as a Combat Engineer (12B30) SSgt. Back in Navy in 1981 and finished up my career.
Christopher Wilcox
Christopher Wilcox Class of 1994
Air Force, 18 Years
Currently Active duty AF. 18 yrs and will retire in 2 yrs. Looking forward to a reunion.
CLIFFORD MOORE Class of 1978
Army, 8 Years
Served in Army from 1982-1990. Basic Training Ft. Leonardwood, MO Spent a year in Korea. Stationed in San Antonio,TX(Ft. Sam Houston), Ft. Hood, TX, Ft. Huachuca, AZ.
Clyde Tibbett
Clyde Tibbett Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Armor Crewman, Instructor, Assistant Inspector General
David Brown
David Brown Class of 1962
Air Force, 7 Years
Stationed at: Paine Field, Thule AFB Greenland, Bergstrom AFB. All of which closed soon after I left. No kidding.
David McOmber
David McOmber Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
A-10 Warthog Crew Chief. Aircraft Battle Damage Instuctor. Mather AFB Ca. RAF Bentwaters England Davis-Monthan AFB Az. Portland ARB Or. McClellan AFB Ca. Beale AFB Ca. Willow Grove ANG Pa.
Dawn Genelle (Slease) McKain
Dawn Genelle (Slease) McKain Class of 1996
Air Force, 13 Years
DDennis Grunder
DDennis Grunder Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years
served as drill sergeant to army recruiter and everything in between
Dennis Cosgrove
Dennis Cosgrove Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Civil Engineering Sq - 4yrs Active Duty Went into the AF Reserves, and was recalled to Active Duty every other year. Cross trained to C-5 Galaxy Loadmaster in 1994, and then I was called back Active again. You'd think I had learned my lesson. LOL
Dennis Grunder
Dennis Grunder Class of 1956
Army, 20+ Years
retired from army in 1993 as a Sergeant First Class served with the Infantry, Armor, Artillery, and Special Forces..moved to alaska aftermteaching mschool and opened a gift shop
Donald F. Snider
Donald F. Snider Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Served with the 3rd armored Divison in Germany. Who would have thought...
Dwayne A. Love
Dwayne A. Love Class of 1965
Navy, 6 Years
First duty was USS Skagit, then 26 months in Viet Nam, upon return served aboard USS Ranger and Alamedia Naval Air Station. The class of 65 remember Richard (Rick) Crane (KIA) and Ernie Stephenson (WIA)
Eric C Clink
Eric C Clink Class of 1987
Air Force, 4 Years
Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Veteran, 356th Squadron (Demons) TAC Myrtle Beach A.F.B, South Carolina, Aerospace Ground Equipment Specialist.
Harry Hampton
Harry Hampton Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
ATR2 - Aviation Electronics Tech - Flew in P2's, H3's, H34's and S2's. Worked on all the above and A4's, F8's, F4's and T38's
Jack Ernest johnson
Jack Ernest johnson Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Drafted 7-68 _ ft.lewis _ ft.ord _ ft.gordon _ stationed at Longare, Italy . Communication tech.
James (Jim) Riehl
James (Jim) Riehl Class of 1989
Navy, 19 Years
Spent 11 years enlisted before getting a commission. I have about 4 more years left to retirement. Currently stationed in Norfolk, VA.

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Class of '84

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