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
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.
Allen Gilbert Class of 1964
Navy, 2 Years US Navy Seabees . Served with MCB40 in ChuLai VietNam '66-67. EOH2 (E5)
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)
Ariana Williams Class of 1995
Army, 4 Years 10th Mountain Division, 1st Brigade. Operation Enduring Freedom, Balkh Province, Afghanistan 2010-2011.
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 Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years 1969-70; 14 months 'Nam with 1st Cav Phouc Vinh (Division Fwd Firebase)
Bob Stone (Faculty/Math) Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years US Navy/ Submarines/1943-1946 Radioman
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 Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years Fighter pilot -Phantom F4 based at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, NA
Chris Burger Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 8 Years OEF Afghanistan OIF Iraq
Chuck McInerney Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years USS Kitty Hawk CV-63
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.
darin meadows Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years navy seabees 1982/2003
David Elias Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years USS Whipple FF-1062 MidEast Force 1981-1985
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.
Ephremn Bennett Class of 1996
Army, 3 Years Served in the Infantry at Ft. Benning 1998-2001.
Eric Malloy Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Infantry Division (Mechanized) - The Big Red One
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 Class of 1997
Air Force, 5 Years B-52 Crew Chief
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
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Marshall Shapiro Library Fellowship
Marshall Shapiro class of 1973 chosen for Transforming Life After 50 Fellowship.