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

Barry Ronal Delphin
Barry Ronal Delphin Class of 1958
Air Force, 8 Years
United States Naval Academy 4 years United States Air Force 4 years
Benjamin Futral
Benjamin Futral Class of 2002
Army, 4 Years
Basic training in Ft. Benning, GA AIT in Ft. Lee, VA PVOC in Ft. Leonardwood, MO 2 years in Seoul, South Korea 2 years in Ft. Lee, VA
Carla Hunzinger (Warren)
Carla Hunzinger (Warren) Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Completed 20 years in the United States Navy in the communication field.
Carla Hunzinger (Warren)
Carla Hunzinger (Warren) Class of 1970
National Guard, 20+ Years
20years in the USN as a radioman serving overseas and also did 3years as a drill instructor at bootcamp in Orlando, FL
Charles C. Myers
Charles C. Myers Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Served in Viet Nam for 13 months.
Charles Wood
Charles Wood Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years
Combat Engineer 3 Tours overseas whooping terrorist ass!!
David Dinger
David Dinger Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Colonel, US Army Currently Stationed in The Netherlands
Debra Slade
Debra Slade Class of 1977
Air Force, 18 Years
US Army - Redar Intercept/Analyst - Military Intelligence/Attaced NSA with 8th InDiv West Germany and other classified assignments. Transferred to USAF as a Combat Communications Analyst. Graduated 1st in Army Basic Training, 3rd in MI Radar/ Intercept School and 1st in USAF Combat Communications School. Soldier of the quarter 8th Inf Div West Germany. Desert Storm and Enduring Freedom Vet.
Dennis Sheppard
Dennis Sheppard Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Colonel (Retired), Army and Army Reserve 29 years. Senior Army Aviator both rotary and fixed wing. Airborne, Air Assault, Pathfinder.
Dewaine Olson
Dewaine Olson Class of 1986
Air Force, 18 Years
Medical Technician, Flight Medic, Independant Duty Medical Technician (IDMT) Deployments: Hati (Operation Secure Tomorrow), OEF-Afghanistan, OIF-Kuwait.
Donald H. Flandreau
Donald H. Flandreau Class of 1955
Air Force, 9 Years
Flew C-130's based at Sewart AFB ,Tenn., Naha AFB , Okinawa , Dyess AFB , Tex. Elmendorf AFB , Alaska . Advisor to General Staff , 1st Air Cav. , Vietnam
Frank Wreath
Frank Wreath Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years
22 Years US Submarine Service
Gerald McGowan
Gerald McGowan Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Chief Master Sergeant retired 2002 after serving 31 years.
James McGowan
James McGowan Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Active duty Navy Registered Dietitian. Currently stationed at National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Jeff Cleghorn
Jeff Cleghorn Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years
Test flew B-1 bombers. Fought roadside bombs in Iraq.
Jim Peck
Jim Peck Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Viet Nam, Gulf War 1, Bosnia, Kosovo, Panama veteran. Retired in 2001 as a Lt Colonel. Now lives with wife Kristie (Snider Class of 67) in the Sacramento Mtns of southern New Mexico.
Joel Montgomery
Joel Montgomery Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Marine Aviation Ordnance
John Gundel
John Gundel Class of 1973
Navy, 6 Years
Hospital Corpsman
John Gundel
John Gundel Class of 1973
Army Reserves, 15 Years
Nurse Corps
John S Webb
John S Webb Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years
13 years active duty, United States Navy and 11 years United States Naval Reserve. Navy Carrier Pilot.

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