Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Ann O'Keefe Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years Flight Nurse
Barry Kazmer Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years Fort Ord, CA SE Asia Fort Ord, CA
Bill Ackerman Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years Served in 4th Battalion, 73rd Artillery, Ft. Bragg, North Carolina, as a Public Information Specialist.
charles cooper Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years army infantry
Craig Maness Class of 1987
Navy, 5 Years Served 5 years in Explosive Ordnance Disposal(EOD). Also trained dolphins, whales, and sea lions in the US Navy Marine Mammal Program.
jerry clanton Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 2 Years 1st battalion 5th marine regt 1st mardiv Republic of viet nam'69-70
Kevin Crow Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years done
Kurt Schneider Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years Hospital Corpsman assigned to Marines and served in Vietnam in '68.
Michael Chesney Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years army officer
MIchael E. Rowland Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Served 24 1/2 years. Most of career was assigned to Langley, VA and traveling the world on special assignements.
Michael Lefevre Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years Surface Warfare Officer - LT Commander
Michael Wood Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years Honored service from February 1972 through June 1992. Retired as a Sergeant First Class
Mike rash Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years Army nurse and expert field medic.
Patricia (Crawford) Moritz Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 16 Years Joined the Marine Corps in May 1979... Spent total of 16 years in before being injured and had to get out of the service.
ROBBIE BUTLER Class of 1993
Navy, 10 Years CURRENTLY STATIONED IN HAWAII
Robert Skinner Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years Navy Photographer in ASW Squadron; spent my winters in Iceland and my summers in Florida.
stacey lexa Class of 2001
Army, 3 Years I am currently serving in the U.S Army, almost 4 years now and plan to make a career out of it. I have a 9 month old daughter with another on the way,
stacey smith Class of 2001
Army, 2 Years i am still currently in the us military. I have been in for 2 years and many more to go. I deploy in Fall 2009 for the first time to Afghanistan. I been to South Korea for a year and now reside in NC (Ft Bragg).
Thad Tropea Class of 1978
Army, 10 Years Served in Europe, Texas and Arizona from 1983 - 1993. Left to pursue career as Federal Agent in Phoenix.
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Autistic wood block printmaker, M.E.S.A Spirit maker
My n, class of 1984, I did the MESA spelled out with my body to being spirit to Costa Mesa H.S. in a dark time period of...