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

Alma English
Alma English
Class of 1982
Air Force, 25 Years

Retired… did lots of stuff in a lot of different places.
Andrea Herren Carlisle
Andrea Herren Carlisle
Class of 2005
Air Force, 2 Years

Intelligence Analyst serving in Spangdahlem, germany
Bart Coombs
Bart Coombs
Class of 1989
Navy, 3 Years

Operation Southern Watch (32nd paralelle no fly zone)

Operation Desert Storm (I was in the persian gulf in 1993 when Sadamm Hussan set the off shore oil rigs on fire) Station on board the USS Independence (CV-62) Freedom's Flagship.
Benton Clark
Benton Clark
Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years

Two years as a printing press operator and two years as a control tower operator. Served at RAF Alconbury, Huntingdon, Cambs. England, and at Castle AFB in Merced, California.
While at training school at Keesler AFB in Biloxi, Mississippi, sang with the Keesler Male Chorus.
Blaine Anderson
Blaine Anderson
Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years

AvionicsTechnician on F-14 Tomcats. Completed 7 deployments and 2 tours as an instructor
Brian M. Shrewsbury
Brian M. Shrewsbury
Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Served in Marines
Bryan D. Ortiz
Bryan D. Ortiz
Class of 1994
Army, 9 Years

Tank Commander in the 1st Squadron 4th U.S. Cavalry stationed in Schweinfurt, Germany. Also in Ft. Riley, Kansas. 1 year tour in Bosnia in 96'. 5 month tour in Kuwait in 2000.
christopher shay
christopher shay
Class of 1996
Navy, 9 Years

awesome time serving this amazing nation...
Cris Draper
Cris Draper
Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Cris Draper served in the marines for Three years, risking his life for others. He is a better man because of his service.
David Arnold White
David Arnold White
Class of 1953
Air Force, 20+ Years

Utah air National Guard, 4 years during Nam skunk works unit, 18 years in Medical Squadron, NCOIC Flight Medicine, MSGT, Ret.
David Thompson
David Thompson
Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years

lots of fun. I get to blow things up and get paid for it. There is nothing like catching air in 72 tons of steel.
David W Spear
David W Spear
Class of 1952
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Engineers
Dennis Stevens
Dennis Stevens
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Drafted, infantry in Vietnam 1971.
Douglas Butts
Douglas Butts
Class of 2000
Navy, 14 Years

Serving in the Navy with 11 years at sea and 5 deployments spanning all 7 seas, and 3 years of shore duty conducting training, Douglas was Medically Retired in 2022 and returned home to Magna, UT to be with friends and family. Served on board USS Rodney M. Davis, USS Gridley, and ashore at Tactical Training Group Pacific and Naval Station Everett, WA.
Edward Estrada
Edward Estrada
Class of 2016
Marine Corps, 4 Years

2017-2021 United States Marine Corps
Eric (Brinkman) Johnson
Eric (Brinkman) Johnson
Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Served in Somalia, 2 tours in Afghanistan, 1 tour in Iraq, and 1 tour in Europe with the Royal Marine Commandoes
Eugene Lee
Eugene Lee
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

aviation machinist mate (jets)
Harry Fullmer
Harry Fullmer
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Infantry/ Viet Nam
Hewitt M Hymas
Hewitt M Hymas
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 26 years in the US Navy.
James Fisher
James Fisher
Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years

22 years and still going
Jeffrey Larsen
Jeffrey Larsen
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Chief Master Sargent, 24 years of service.
Jerry L. McNinch
Jerry L. McNinch
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Special Forces
Jordan Anderson
Jordan Anderson
Class of 2005
Army, 9 Years

Patriot Fire Control Enhanced Operator / Maintainer.
As a Patriot Fire Control Enhanced Operator / Maintainer, you’ll be responsible for operating and maintaining the five major parts of the Patriot Fire Control system. You’ll act quickly and with precision to identify, track, and engage those identified threats using one of the world’s most advanced interceptor missile systems capable of destroying enemy air threats at a moment’s notice.
Joseph Sanchez
Joseph Sanchez
Class of 1983
Army, 4 Years

Desert Storm/Desert Shield
Kenneth J Adams
Kenneth J Adams
Class of 1964
Coast Guard, 8 Years

He was a yeoman (clarical work) but also did rescue swimming and manned small boats in Newport oregon. He went out on hellicopters and did rescues in Astoria Oregon. The last part of his service was done in Salt Lake City as a recruiter.
Marie McIntosh Pyle
Marie McIntosh Pyle
Class of 1988
Army Reserves, 8 Years

Medic
Mel hadfield
Mel hadfield
Class of 1966
Army, 11 Years

25th Infantry Division R.V.N. 67 to 68
Michael Owen
Michael Owen
Class of 1997
Navy, 1 Years

MSC Officer
Paul E. Marquez
Paul E. Marquez
Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years

OS/ operations specialist / radars communications .
Randy Winter
Randy Winter
Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 11 Years

Aerial photographic and satellite image interpretation
Richard Nash
Richard Nash
Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years

Joined in 2002
Rick Bevan
Rick Bevan
Class of 1976
Air Force, 14 Years

Spent 14 great years serving in the Air Force and got out after Desert Storm (when my youngest son was born. It was a tremendous honor to serve.
Robert Mckellar
Robert Mckellar
Class of 1971
Navy, 12 Years

Helicopter Aircrew HC-5 HSL-31 HSL-33 71-75. Jet Engine Instructor 75-78. Line Supervisor USS Saratoga, Attack Squadron VA-75 78-81 Divison Supervisor Norfolk Virginia 81-83. Retired 84
Samantha Conrad
Samantha Conrad
Class of 2017
Navy, 2 Years

Interior Communications Electrician
Todd Weber
Todd Weber
Class of 1996
Army, 5 Years

medic served in germany
William J. Papanikolas
William J. Papanikolas
Class of 1970
Army Reserves, 6 Years

Bill proudly served his country.

Classmates Spotlight

Cyprus High School Classmates

Sara Edwards
Class of '94

Alumni Stories

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School News

Reunited and It Feels So Good

June 28, 2008 @ Cyprus in the Auditorium from 7-9
It's an alumni concert showing Mr. Kerry Moore how much of an i...
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Our Cyprus 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 Cyprus High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Magna are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!