Dixon High School Alumni

Dixon, Illinois (IL)

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

Alice M Jones-Schultz
Alice M Jones-Schultz
Class of 1958
Air Force, 1 Years

Corpsman -worked in the Emergency room Lackland Air Force base, San Antonio, Texas
Brian Maves
Brian Maves
Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years

Career officer.
Chris Newcomer
Chris Newcomer
Class of 1994
Navy, 4 Years

I was a meteorologist. I am in the Navy Reserve today. Soldier of the Ocean.
Dalton Kruse, Jr.
Dalton Kruse, Jr.
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years

1968-1972
633 SOS, Pleiku AB, RVN Jan.-Nov.1969 +
NKP AB,Thailand -Dec.1969
Dave Vancil
Dave Vancil
Class of 1988
Army, 8 Years

3 years Regular Army with the 1st Infantry Division. Served in the 1st Gulf War. After discharge, joined the 1644th Transportation National Guard Unit in Rock Falls, IL.
DAVID BAUX
DAVID BAUX
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years

3 YEAR VOLUNTARY ENLISTMENT NOV 1967; RECIEVED EARLY DISCHARGE (HONORABLE) UPON RETURN FROM VIETNAM (DEC 69); (13) MONTH COMBAT TOUR WITH 2ND BATTALION, 1ST MARINE REGIMENT, 1ST MARINE DIVISION IN QUE SON MOUNTAINS AND DELTA SOUTH OF DA NANG; SCOUT/SNIPER; (4) MERITORIOUS PROMOTIONS. AWARDED VIETNAMESE CROSS OF GALLANTRY
Don LaBar
Don LaBar
Class of 1995
Navy, 4 Years

Served 1995-1999
Gary Fordham
Gary Fordham
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

Strategic Air Command Band (SAC), Offutt AFB, Omaha, NE
Gene E. Kellar
Gene E. Kellar
Class of 1958
Navy, 7 Years

USS Tinosa SSN606, Electronics Tech Nuclear First Class
Greg Witzleb
Greg Witzleb
Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years

Jump School Ft Benning permanent duty Ft. Campbell Ky. Sp/5 with 101st Airborne 31 jumps. Discharged 12/11/66
Harry LaBar
Harry LaBar
Class of 1970
Army Reserves, 6 Years

SGT, 19E30 Tank Commander 2/340/85th Div (TNG)
Jack Seloover
Jack Seloover
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

Okinawa 1.5 years , 1 year Vietnam nam 1 st. Cav. 27 maint. Bat. Ankle. 1965-1966
Jason Chapman
Jason Chapman
Class of 2001
Army Reserves, 8 Years

88M and 92S
2003 - 2004 Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran

Did BCT junior/senior summer.
Jim McKnight
Jim McKnight
Class of 1987
Army, 16 Years

Public Health Officer
John E. Waldschlager
John E. Waldschlager
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

SGT, served fourteen months in Vietnam.
John J. Allen
John J. Allen
Class of 1983
Army, 6 Years

Army Corps of Engineers
jonathan debates
jonathan debates
Class of 2003
Army, 2 Years

HAVE SERVED IN AFGHANISTAN AND NOW IRAQ, STATIONED AT FORT BRAGG NC. AIRBORNE INFANTRY. HAVE EARNED MY CIB, EIB,AND ONE ARCOM.
Joyce Hagen
Joyce Hagen
Class of 1969
Navy, 2 Years

I was a corpwave in the Navy
Lenora Crabtree Berg
Lenora Crabtree Berg
Class of 1974
Army, 10 Years

US Army Nurse Anesthetist (66F)
Levi Bellovics
Levi Bellovics
Class of 1998
Army, 7 Years

Still currently on Active Duty
Louis E. Dawson
Louis E. Dawson
Class of 1922
Army, 3 Years

chemical warfare
MAJ Scott R. Allen
MAJ Scott R. Allen
Class of 1983
Army, 14 Years

Army Aviator with tours in Panama, Bosnia, Croatia, Iraq. Currently serving in Baghdad with a military contingent at the US Embassy.
Malcolm Berg
Malcolm Berg
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

1971/1975 medic/dental technician
1982-1998 dentist
Matt sisson
Matt sisson
Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years

Damn I am getting old and the old engineer song goes I don't give a damn about any old man that don't give a damn bout me !!!
Melvin (Mel) Grobe
Melvin (Mel) Grobe
Class of 1953
Air Force, 4 Years

Radar Technician
Michael Cruse
Michael Cruse
Class of 1985
Army, 6 Years

8th Infantry Division 86-88
202nd Air Defense Artillery/34th Infantry 89-92
Michael James
Michael James
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

U.S. Army Helicopter Pilot 1970-1975; U.S. Air Force Air Traffic Control Operations Officer 1983-2005
Nathan Spotts (Hadaway)
Nathan Spotts (Hadaway)
Class of 2001
Army, 7 Years

So far have been deployed twice, once to iraq, 2003-2005 and currently serving in afghanistan, hopefuly will be home soon, also, Matt Rosequist is here in Afghanistan.

SGT.Nathan Spotts
Patrick A. Flynn
Patrick A. Flynn
Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I 3/4 wpns plt....Panama,Nato,west pac,Med float
Paul Johns
Paul Johns
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

served 08/80 - 11/06
Rebecca Rogers
Rebecca Rogers
Class of 2005
Army, 5 Years

Rebecca has spent the last year serving her country in Afghanistan. She just got back last month and we are all glad that she made it home safely.
Richard Copulos
Richard Copulos
Class of 2005
Army, 9 Years

Served two tours to Iraq. Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn. Been stationed fort campbell and fort hood. Now army reserves. Staff Sergeant
Rick Kuter
Rick Kuter
Class of 1972
Navy, 11 Years

Submarine service
Robert Bovey
Robert Bovey
Class of 1934
Army, 6 Years

Served in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge
Robert M Mosholder
Robert M Mosholder
Class of 1935
Army, 20+ Years

WWII (Dec. 40 to Nov.44 overseas): Korea Sept, 15, 1950 to Aug. 1951: Europe 1053 to 1956: Central & S. America
ROBERT M MOSHOLDER, CW3-USA-RET
ROBERT M MOSHOLDER, CW3-USA-RET
Class of 1935
Army, 20+ Years

WWII -Forighn duty Dec. 1940 to Nov. 1955.
Korea- Sept. 1950 (Inchon landing). - Oct.. 1950 landing Iwon, NK. Thanksgiving 1950 - Chosin Reservoir to Dec. 19, 1950. Return to the US on Aug. 1951.
Robert M Mosholder, CWO3-USA-RET
Robert M Mosholder, CWO3-USA-RET
Class of 1935
Army, 20+ Years

Logistic Officer
Robert Pate
Robert Pate
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

USMC-4years, US Army-20years, Army Ranger and Special Forces, Weapon and Medic
Roger Wolfe
Roger Wolfe
Class of 1960
Army, 2 Years

Served in South Vietnam (Anke ) central highlands 1965 to 1966 with 1st Air Calvery Division.( Flying Cranes )
Stacey (Hoff) Morris
Stacey (Hoff) Morris
Class of 1998
Air Force, 7 Years

Still currently on Active Duty

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Class of '03

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Jim Boyer

Jim Boyer, class of '61, died on June 11th, 2018. He was married to Janet Staley, class of ' 64.
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Our Dixon 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 Dixon High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Dixon are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!