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

Bradford S. Miller
Bradford S. Miller Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years
Daniel E. Miller
Daniel E. Miller Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years
Served 6 years enlisted service - 25 years officer service retiring as Captain, NC, USN/RET
Eric Alber
Eric Alber Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served 4 years of active duty in the Marine corps. Veteran of Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Spent 10 months in Okinawa, Japan and 2 months in South Korea. Most of my last 2 years was spent in southern California, what a blast. Got out as an E-4 and joined the reserves and quickly picked up E-5. Great experience, glad that I did it.
HEnry Cooper
HEnry Cooper Class of 1988
Navy, 20+ Years
Works on fight decks of nuclear powered Aircraft Carriers supervising the safe and expiditious launch and recovery of mission capable aircraft. Handles the crash and salvage crews. Has served at two training commands as a lead instructor and a liaison officer.
Jeff Chapman
Jeff Chapman Class of 1988
Navy, 14 Years
6 years active duty and 8 years active reserve.
Jim Dierks
Jim Dierks Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered the USAF in August of 1968, retired in November of 1989. Vietnam Veteren (1970). Married Diane Gerber in January of 1969. One daughter;Carol ( James McCright).2 sons ( Scott & Joseph), 1 daughter (Jessica). One son, Michael (Tonya Schaefer).1 son (Blake), 1 daughter (McKenna).
Joel Jones
Joel Jones Class of 1955
Army, 20+ Years
Graduated from U of Iowa in 1960 with Regular Army Commission and served in the Infantry rising to the rank of Colonel. Served three tours in Vietman and was awarded the Silver Star for Gallantry in action. Retired in 1984. Now resides in Orlando, Florida, with wife Gail (Hinshaw) Jones. Married 58 years.
John Anderson
John Anderson Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served 20 years active duty. Served in Operations Desert Storm and Iraqi Freedom. Stationed in Athens Greece, Omaha NE, Sacramento, CA and Tampa, FL. Retired in 2005
Jon Butz
Jon Butz Class of 1988
National Guard, 5 Years
Served 5 of 6 years in the national guard. My mos was 31D/31M- Multichannel Communications. I served with the Clinton unit Delta Copany. I attended Basic Training at Fort Dix, NJ and AIT at Fort Gordon, GA. I earned the rank of Private First Class before my Honorable Discharge in '93.
Louis J legier
Louis J legier Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years
Mathew Gordon
Mathew Gordon Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served in Desert Storm/Desert Shield
Mathew Gordon
Mathew Gordon Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served 4 years of active duty in the Navy. Veteran of Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Spent 2.5 years in Yokosuka, Japan. All of my last year was spent in southern California., on the Top Gun Base. Great experience, glad that I did it.
Mathew Gordon
Mathew Gordon Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Served 4 years in the US Navy on board the USS Midway during Desert Storm/Desert Shield
Maxon Widner
Maxon Widner Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Armor Crewman (M60 & M1 Main Battle Tanks) Recruiter Supply Sergeant
Merle Stottlemyer
Merle Stottlemyer Class of 1957
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
M/Sgt Stottlemyer, USMC 1960-1980 Class of 1957 Clinton High School Clinton Iowa
Michael A Smith
Michael A Smith Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Sgt E5-5 Served 23 months in Viet Nam. 12 Months 1st Marine Divison 1st Recon. 11 Months 1st Cag.
Ronald G Ribble
Ronald G Ribble Class of 1955
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted 1956, was a TI and Electronics Repairman, graduated from OCS 1960...became a training officer then became a communications electronics officer..sent to UMC and earned a BSEE and MSEE in 3 years. Served in the Philippines and Thailand as unit commander. Served on PACAF ORI team as Comm-Electronics inspector. Served in Europe with DCA-Europe, Stuttgart Germany. Retired 1981.
Sandra Bryant
Sandra Bryant Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years
Air Force runway support.
Tom TenBoer
Tom TenBoer Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served from 1966-1987 and retired as a Master Sergeant
William Gearman
William Gearman Class of 1965
Navy, 6 Years
Served on USS St. Louis LKA-116 (while waiting for transfer to Nuclear Power school) and USS Bainbridge CGN-25 as a Engineering Laboratory Tech. During my time in the Navy I visited Hong Kong, Subic Bay, Singapore, Da Nang S. Viet Nam, Bandar Abbas Iran.

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Class of '84

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