Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Costa Mesa High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Mustangs lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Ann O'Keefe
Ann O'Keefe Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years
Flight Nurse
Barry Kazmer
Barry Kazmer Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years
Fort Ord, CA SE Asia Fort Ord, CA
Bill Ackerman
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
charles cooper Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years
army infantry
Craig Maness
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
jerry clanton Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 2 Years
1st battalion 5th marine regt 1st mardiv Republic of viet nam'69-70
Kevin Crow
Kevin Crow Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Kurt Schneider
Kurt Schneider Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
Hospital Corpsman assigned to Marines and served in Vietnam in '68.
Michael Chesney
Michael Chesney Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
army officer
MIchael E. Rowland
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
Michael Lefevre Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years
Surface Warfare Officer - LT Commander
Michael Wood
Michael Wood Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
Honored service from February 1972 through June 1992. Retired as a Sergeant First Class
Mike rash
Mike rash Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years
Army nurse and expert field medic.
Patricia (Crawford) Moritz
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
Robert Skinner
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
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
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
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.

Classmates Spotlight

Costa Mesa High School Classmates

Bart Glabman
Class of '87

Alumni Stories

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School News

Autistic wood block printmaker, M.E.S.A Spirit maker

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