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

Dave Petterson
Dave Petterson Class of 1975
Navy, 5 Years
HT2/DV2 Hard Hat Mk 5 Deep Sea Diver. Suport diver Tr. iestt ll DSRV 2.
David L. Spriggs
David L. Spriggs Class of 1961
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years
16 years enlisted (Bos'n Mate & Store Keeper) Chief Petty Officer 15 years commissioned officer. Retired Lieutenant Commander, Supply Corps Served aboard USS INTERPRETER AGR-14 from 1962-64. Home port: Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA.
Jeramy Ritter
Jeramy Ritter Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
John Holt
John Holt Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
3 year active enlisted as engineer. Helped build Ammo bunkers in France untell DeGaul kicked US out. Moved on to OCS and how to not know any thing as 2Lt. Highlite was working in Civil Affars in Army reserves. Then just befor retiring I was actived to Ft Lewis to be one of the three Majors to man "Emergency operations office" for the Gulf war and war ended before my unit was moblized to country.
Josh Watson
Josh Watson Class of 1996
Army, 13 Years
I am curently an Infantry Platoon Sergeant in the 4th Stryker Brigade on Fort Lewis.
Kendra Worsham
Kendra Worsham Class of 1998
Army, 8 Years
Served in the Oregon Army National Guard, The Army Reserves, spent last year of service in Afghanistan. MOS: 96B Intelligence Analyst
Lynn Sheppard
Lynn Sheppard Class of 2002
Army, 4 Years
2004-2008 Active Duty as a nurse 2006-2007 Bagram Afghanistan Currently Army Reserve in Niagara Falls, NY
Rich baker
Rich baker Class of 1989
Army, 10 Years
Spent time in Germany, Kentucky, Virginia
Robert Miller
Robert Miller Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years
8inch/175 artillery guns. Viet Nam 1970/71
Robert Rice
Robert Rice Class of 1978
Army, 6 Years
Basic and ait. fort Knox 642 nd. Combat engeneers Fort Devens Mass.
Rock Lyons
Rock Lyons Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
USMC boot camp right after graduation 6/64. First an air traffic controller, then flight school. 8 years on active duty with service in Vietnam. Then 18 years in the reserves. Flew jets and helos.
Sue Lickiss
Sue Lickiss Class of 1979
Army, 4 Years
Joined right after graduation. Took training at Fort Gordon, GA. Then was stationed 1 1/2 years at Ft. Riley, KS (home of the Big Red One) and 2 1/2 years in Gissen, Germany. While in Germany, traveled to England for a weekend visit. Also got to visit several historical sites in Germany.
Tim Jones
Tim Jones Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years
I started out in the Marine Corps, 4 years. Spent 16 years in the Air Force. I call myself a Atomic Marine because of the 5 nuclear bombs they exploded ten miles from the carrier. I got to visit about12 different countries

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Cottage Grove High School Classmates

Mari Cobb
Class of '88

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