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

Donovan Orttel
Donovan Orttel Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Dental Technician, San Diego, Midway Island, Vietnam 68-69; Navy Reserve until retirement
Dwayne Higgins
Dwayne Higgins Class of 1984
Air Force, 13 Years
Separated in 1998 as a disabled veteran.
Gene Sharbono
Gene Sharbono Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
Air Traffic Controller Service Viet Nam 69'/70'
Marine Corps, 2 Years
June 27 67 17 yrs enlisted sworn in with 149 other guys at mn twin game Called Twins plt 3011 and 3012 sandiego,dec Nam DMZ 2/9 h co 1rst plt tet 68 battles.wounded,69 home colege at 19 yrs old.Guam usmc marines barracks.1968 9.
George Nosko
George Nosko Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired - First Sergeant, Armor background, Global Service
glenn anderson
glenn anderson Class of 1967
Air Force, 8 Years
best duty Crete
hillar viljaste
hillar viljaste Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
KIA Vietnam
Irving D. "Dan" Mark
Irving D. "Dan" Mark Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Recruit Training MCRD, San Diego ITR, Cap Pendelton Nov '61-July'65- Communications-Electronics School Bn., Perm Pers, Bn HQ.
Jim Horn
Jim Horn Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years
Enlisted just after graduation. Learned codes, served on a troop transport, in Sicily, and at Little Creek, VA (worked for Admiral McCain, and thus know that Senator McCain's famous temper is inherited). Later joined Foreign Service as a diplomat and spent 25-years abroad working in embassies. Have a book, DiDiDawDawDiDi.
Jim hughes
Jim hughes Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years
1965-1968. Sgt. US Military Intelligence- Agent -97 Bravo
Keith (Skip) Lorence
Keith (Skip) Lorence Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years
Managed Dept of Defense Telecommunication contracts supporting military missions
Kenneth Gursky
Kenneth Gursky Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served for 11 years Active Duty and 18 years in the Reserves. Retired as a SMSgt
Linda Berger
Linda Berger Class of 1967
Navy, 3 Years
Service to my country was at Pax River, Md and San Diego, Ca
Michael Madison
Michael Madison Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Vietnam 1969/70 Army Boxing Team 1971
Mike Pulju
Mike Pulju Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
Corsair and Tomcat mechanic, stationed at NAS Cecil Field Fla. and NAS Oceana in Virginia. Retired in 2004.
Paul C. Gulenchyn
Paul C. Gulenchyn Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served 6 years of Air Force active duty - 1985-1991 and 16+ years in the Air Force Reserve - 1991-2007, with the 934th Airlift Wing at the Minneapolis-St Paul IAP Air Reserve Station; retired with 22+ years total service in November of 2007.
Randolph Anderson
Randolph Anderson Class of 1971
Army, 2 Years
JAG Ofc at Arctic Test Center, Ft Greely, AK & NCOIC at Ft Wainright, AK until Honorable Discharge 3/74.
Stephen Stanton
Stephen Stanton Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
US Army Chinook Helicoptors. First unit of Chinooks to Korea (69-70). Forts Campbell Ky, fort rucker Al, Fort Sill Ok, New Cumberland Army depot Harrisburg Pa.
Thomas P. Reynolds
Thomas P. Reynolds Class of 1977
Army, 6 Years
United States Army Military Police

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Class of '69

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