Cupertino High School Alumni

Cupertino, California (CA)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Adrian S. Bennett
Adrian S. Bennett
Class of 1996
Army, 10 Years

Served in the Military police Corps till 2001.
Currently a SSG in the 1395th Trans BN in Seattle WA.
Al Carlson
Al Carlson
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Paratrooper served in Vietnam 67/68 Drill Sgt. Ft. Ord
Allen Gilbert
Allen Gilbert
Class of 1964
Navy, 2 Years

US Navy Seabees . Served with MCB40 in ChuLai VietNam '66-67. EOH2 (E5)
Antonio Ortiz
Antonio Ortiz
Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years

Army 3yrs, Army Res. 4yrs, Army National Guards 20yrs. 68-70 Bien Hoa & Chu Chi Vietnam, Supply's & Crew Chief Door Gunner on a UH-1B. 75-79 Engineer Bn. At Fort Ord Ca.. 85-2005 116th Combat Eng. Bn. In Post Falls Idaho, Idaho National Guards. (Retired)
Ardell G Camcho
Ardell G Camcho
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20 Years

1973 Military Recreation Officer in North Dakota, Thailand, Hawaii, Arizona; 1982 Military Personel Officer in Arkansas and Indiana. Retired in 1993
Ariana Williams
Ariana Williams
Class of 1995
Army, 4 Years

10th Mountain Division, 1st Brigade. Operation Enduring Freedom, Balkh Province, Afghanistan 2010-2011.
Bill Lyon
Bill Lyon
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Fort Leonard Wood then Fort Sill then Fort Huachuca then 14+ months at 1st Cav Division Forward Firebase in tropical Phouc Vinh, within a short commute of a variety of vacation destinations in Cambodia: 1969-1970, when returning vets were less popular than poison oak.
Bill Lyon
Bill Lyon
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

1969-70; 14 months 'Nam with 1st Cav Phouc Vinh (Division Fwd Firebase)
Bob Stone (Faculty/Math)
Bob Stone (Faculty/Math)
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

US Navy/ Submarines/1943-1946
Radioman
Brian Squyres
Brian Squyres
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 2 years in the Army 74-76. Served in USAF 85-2003 as a Mental health officer. Retired Lt Col.
Chistopher Holt
Chistopher Holt
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

Fighter pilot -Phantom F4 based at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, NA
Chris Burger
Chris Burger
Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 8 Years

OEF Afghanistan
OIF Iraq
Chuck McInerney
Chuck McInerney
Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years

USS Kitty Hawk CV-63
Craig W. Tourte (Harrell)
Craig W. Tourte (Harrell)
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Served at the United States Marine Corps Combat Base of Khe Sanh during the 77 day Siege (Jan-April, 1968) in what was then the country of South Vietnam. The mention of Khe Sanh along with the great battles of Concord, Gettysburg and Normandy in President Obama's inaugural address, forever confirms to our nation and the world that the "Battle of Khe Sanh" holds a significient place in American History.
Dale McAnally
Dale McAnally
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam
darin meadows
darin meadows
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

navy seabees 1982/2003
David Elias
David Elias
Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years

USS Whipple FF-1062 MidEast Force 1981-1985
David Michael LoVine
David Michael LoVine
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

Army Bandsman
33rdArmy Band
USAREUR BAND
Heidelberg, West Germany
David Parker
David Parker
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Entered June 69 Fort lewis four months. From there Fort Benning four months NCOC Academy. from there a year in Vietnam. Phan Thiet 1st of 50th infantry but attached to MACV. Lived out in an ARVN compound do night ambushes Then to the 1st of 10th Cav Airmoble. Back home Jan 71.
Douglas Seeds
Douglas Seeds
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

SSG 1st Cav Div Vietnam 1967-1968. Infantry. 793rd MP Bn Germany 1966-Apr 1967.
Ephremn Bennett
Ephremn Bennett
Class of 1996
Army, 3 Years

Served in the Infantry at Ft. Benning 1998-2001.
Eric Malloy
Eric Malloy
Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years

1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized) - The Big Red One
Fred Neeleman
Fred Neeleman
Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years

I served 4 years in the US Navy, and 17 years in the US Army.
James King
James King
Class of 1997
Air Force, 5 Years

B-52 Crew Chief
John A Madeiros
John A Madeiros
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Medic/Company Clerk
1 year Vietnam Medivac Hospital
Judy Cole Manza
Judy Cole Manza
Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years

Army Quartermaster officer, 9th S & T Battalion, Fort Lewis WA. Supply officer, battalion S-1, left as a Captain
Katherine (White) Carleton
Katherine (White) Carleton
Class of 1968
Air Force, 8 Years

Currently work Executive in MOD (Australia)
Kevin E. Ivey
Kevin E. Ivey
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

25 Years as an Army Aviator
Kevin E. Ivey
Kevin E. Ivey
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Served as a CH-47 Helicopter pilot and Flight Instructor From 1982 to 2008. Served in Korea, Germany, Haiti, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Attained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer Four (CW4). Continued serving as a flight instructor while employed as a contractor until 2013.
Leslie Hunsinger
Leslie Hunsinger
Class of 1986
Navy, 8 Years

Military Aircraft Pilot
Maurice Raymond Hatzke
Maurice Raymond Hatzke
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Joined out of High School and spent 14 years overseas. Taiwan, Thailand, England, Thailand, Texas, New Mexico, Germany, and California. 7 years of duty in the US. I was enlisted and retired in 1987 as a SMSgt. This was probably my best decision that I every made. Great experience.
Michael Christian
Michael Christian
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Military Police : Portsmith, New Hampshire
Michael Christian
Michael Christian
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Military Police / Councilar
Nicolas Powell
Nicolas Powell
Class of 1972
Air Force, 23 Years

Enlisted in 1973-84: Active Duty 1973-76 CA ANG 1976-84 Weather Observer, Weather Forecaster, Radio Operator, Commissioned 1985 through OTS, retired 1996: Weather officer with advanced degree. Assignments: Ramstein AB, Siegenberg Range Germany, Rickenbacker AFB OH, Van Nuys ANGB, Hayward ANGB, Cheyenne Mtn AFB, Peterson AFB CO, Hickam AFB HI, Schriever AFB CO, Colorado State University (AFIT MS degree program).
Philip  Keith Owen
Philip Keith Owen
Class of 1961
Navy, 4 Years

U.S. Navy
E4 Quartermaster
Vietnam 1961-1965
Rich Plaatje
Rich Plaatje
Class of 1976
Navy, 3 Years

Served on the USS Horne with another Tino alum, Jim Billings. Also did three years reserve.
Sam Alyassini
Sam Alyassini
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 9 Years

Helicopter Crew Chief
SSgt David A. Williams
SSgt David A. Williams
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 9 Years

lst and 3rd Mar Divs; Marine Barracks Hunter's Point; all USMC. lst Air Delivery Company USMCR
Stephanie (Spingath) Stockton
Stephanie (Spingath) Stockton
Class of 1966
Air Force, 17 Years

Air Force Chaplain
Steven E. Runner
Steven E. Runner
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Sgt. Runner served in Da Nang South Vietnam from March 67- April 68

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Class of '76

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Marshall Shapiro Library Fellowship

Marshall Shapiro class of 1973 chosen for Transforming Life After 50 Fellowship.
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Our Cupertino High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Cupertino High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Cupertino are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!