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

Charlie E Jones Jr
Charlie E Jones Jr Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
51M Firefighter 51H Construction Engineer Surved at Ft Carson, CO, Ft. Greely AK, Yuma Proving Ground AZ, Korea, Ft. Riley KS, Ft. Wainwright AK, Ft. Polk LA and back to Alaska Ft. Wainwright.
Charlie E Jones Jr.
Charlie E Jones Jr. Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Retired from U.S. ARMY 2002,
Derrick Harris
Derrick Harris Class of 1983
Army, 7 Years
I spent 4 years in the Nevada National Guard, then I spent 3 years active duty. I served as a medic.
Edmund Apelo
Edmund Apelo Class of 1986
Army, 6 Years
Member of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), 2nd Infantry Division in The Republic of Korea, 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized)
John Shearin
John Shearin Class of 1983
National Guard, 12 Years
I was a DAT. Platoon Sgt.
Kris Miller
Kris Miller Class of 1981
Air Force, 4 Years
Fuels Specialist(63150)Got out as a Sargent(E4)
mark thomas
mark thomas Class of 1990
National Guard, 10 Years
Did a year tour in Iraq. Came home safe.
matthew penny
matthew penny Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 8 Years
marine recon
Michael Shearin
Michael Shearin Class of 1989
Army, 18 Years
12 Years enlisted various MOS's / 6 years as an Officer. Served in the Gulf War in 1991 and served in Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2005 receieved the Bronze Star Medal. Medically retired as a Captain in 2007.
Mike Roper
Mike Roper Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Submarine Nuclear Power
Rebecca (Becky) Jo Cannon
Rebecca (Becky) Jo Cannon Class of 1975
Navy, 8 Years
Parachute Rigger, Aircrew Survival Equipment. Served at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Packed parachutes for jets off the USS Midway CV-41 at Yokosuka, Japan. Served at HSL-31 H-2 Helicopter training squadron at Naval Air Station, North Island, San Diego, CA. Served at Naval Air Station Fallon at Naval Strike Warfare Center. Served 2yrs in Montana Army National Guard as assistant to Adjudant General for state of Montana. Worked at Desert Bogey Squadron, with pilots that train fighter pilots & Top Gun pilots for dog fighting. Worked on all 4 bombing ranges in Northern Nevada. Served during Persian Gulf War, received 2 Navy Achievement Medals & 1 Army Commendation medal. My older son served in Iraq, Kuwait, Pakistan, Hurricane Katrina in US Navy. My younger son has been serving in US Army.
Richard Lowe
Richard Lowe Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years
US ARMY Signal Corps
Robert Acheson
Robert Acheson Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
Avionics, PMEL
Robert Acheson
Robert Acheson Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
4 years in Avionics 2 years in PMEL
Russ Smith
Russ Smith Class of 1975
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Ground Colonel, Foreign Area Officer (Latin America), Infantry Officer, Armor Officer, Range Officer, Small Craft Coxswain
Sean W Grant
Sean W Grant Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 5 Years
0261- Geospatial Intelligence Specialist Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom I and II and was stationed at Camp Commando,Kuwait and Camp Blue Diamond HQ Ar Ramadi, Iraq
Sharold Crawley
Sharold Crawley Class of 1997
Army, 4 Years
operation iraqi freedom/Enduring freedom. Kosovo champaign
Yardell Bass
Yardell Bass Class of 2009
Army, 2 Years
68W Combat Medic

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Class of '11

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Lee Joseph Williams - Class of 82

Lee Joseph Williams passed away on October 23rd, 2011 for complications stemming from Type 1 Diabetes.
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