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

Bob Hughes
Bob Hughes Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years
Computer Programmer. Mostly Joint Service Commands. Seven years underground in Hawaii; Two years on Aircraft Carrier in Vietnam; US Strike Command in Tampa, NAS Pensacola and North Island NAS took up the rest. Retired as Master Chief.
Bruce Spohn
Bruce Spohn Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
Served in europe from 1965 to 1994 was on duty at a war exercise when the Berlin Wall came down.
Christopher Nichols
Christopher Nichols Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years
RA-Basic; Ft Ord,CA, AIT; Flight Control Repair; Ft Gordon, GA. 2 tours Germany Reforger
Dennis Ferguson
Dennis Ferguson Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired as a Master Chief after 20 years of service. Ships include USS Enterprise CVAN-65, USS Preble DLG/DDG 15/46, USS McInerny FFG-8.
Erik Oxenbol
Erik Oxenbol Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
Served 4 years in the army. Deployed to Iraq for Operation Iraqi freedom twice. Served in OIF 1 and OIF 2. Stationed in Germany for the balance of the time in service.
Gary Looveridge
Gary Looveridge Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 4 Years
I served as a rifle platoon commander and company executive officer in Vietnam in 1966 and 1967. (Mike Company 3/26) I left the Corps after four years as a captain. The last tour was at the Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C. Semper Fi.
Gary Wilkerson
Gary Wilkerson Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
Helicopter crew chief/door gunner in Viet Nam in 1969.
George Bailey Poplin
George Bailey Poplin Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Enlisted in Marine Corps in 1966. Basic Rifleman. Retired First Sergeant Infantry 1994.
J Douglas Dent
J Douglas Dent Class of 1961
Navy, 3 Years
Coerced into the Navy by the Army in June 1967. NAOC Pensacola. Comissioned there, dropped out of the flight program due to tales by friends (Rex Bankhead, and others not of the class of '61). Served three years on Commander 6th Fleet Staff on stationed on USS Little Rock. Sailed around Mediterranean, waving flag, and chasing vastly better Soviet Navy in that theater. Best thing coming out, son James born US Naval Hospital Naples (Pozzuoli, Italia), May 1970. Must have done OK as discharged as Lieutenant when all was said and done.
Jack Madderra
Jack Madderra Class of 1981
Navy, 6 Years
Va- 304 Firebirds 1983-1989 Aviation Electronics Technician Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
James Burgess
James Burgess Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years
James proudly served in the United States Navy from November 10th 1987 until November 30th 2007. With tours starting in boot camp San Diego El Centro from 1988-1991, VS-29 From 1991-1996, HSL-47 From 1996-1999, USS Constellation from 1999-2003, VRC-30 from 2003 until until 2006, with a final 1 year tour on the USS Nimitz.
Jason Hughes
Jason Hughes Class of 1996
Army, 8 Years
CPT Jason Hughes has served two tours in Iraq and is currently assigned to an Army Reserve unit in Vallejo, CA.
Jeffrey Dunson
Jeffrey Dunson Class of 1983
Navy, 7 Years
Boot camped in San Diego,Ca. Served as Operations Specialist (Radar operator). USS New Jersey(BB-62), and USS Inchon(LPH-12).
Larry Hayden
Larry Hayden Class of 1967
Navy, 3 Years
Engineman/Boilerman Vietnam 2 tours
Louis Werner
Louis Werner Class of 1998
Air Force, 9 Years
Enlisted
Matthew (Mateo) Hevezi
Matthew (Mateo) Hevezi Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 18 Years
USMC Combat Correspondent 1987-2005.
Matthew (Mateo) Hevezi
Matthew (Mateo) Hevezi Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 18 Years
USMC Combat Correspondent 1987-2005. Served with 11th Marine Regiment, 3rd FSSG, 1st Battalion 1st Marine Regiment (MAGTF-LA), 1st Force Recon (attachment), MCRS Albuquerque, Syracuse Reserve Det, MarForPac, III MEF, MCB Pendleton. Life member VFW Post 4244, USMC Combat Correspondents Association.
Michael Courtney
Michael Courtney Class of 1974
Army, 3 Years
Basic in Missouri, AIT at Lowry AFB, CO. Two years on mobile calibration teams in West Germany. Worked on teams in Nuremberg and Stuttgart areas.
Michael Crane
Michael Crane Class of 1995
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Still serving and currently in the Marine Corps Reserve now.
Mike Miller
Mike Miller Class of 1984
Air Force, 4 Years
Aircraft Arment Syatems Specialist on the F4-G Wild Weasel.

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