Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your El Toro High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Chargers lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Dean Norman
Dean Norman Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
20 years of Navy sercie in both the anti-submarine and intelligence career fields.
Dirk Waldron
Dirk Waldron Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Proudly served and retired after 20+ years of service
Kenneth G. Mauvais
Kenneth G. Mauvais Class of 1975
Navy, 5 Years
OT3 - Ocean System Technician KeyWest FL., Agentgia Newfoundland, Buremda
Kristianne Lopez
Kristianne Lopez Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years
15 month tour to Iraq
Les DeHaven
Les DeHaven Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years
AMH2 VF-1 Wolfpack stationed at Miramar NAS San Diego 80-84. Haze Grey and Underway for 2 West-Pacs aboard USS Ranger. Nothing quite like watching the sun come up from the flight deck.
Luella Keil-Cooper
Luella Keil-Cooper Class of 1980
Navy, 4 Years
I went to boot camp in Orlando, Florida, followed by a tour duty aboard the Frank Cable, than it was shore duty at the Charleston Naval Station Post Office.
Pat Valdez
Pat Valdez Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
32 years of service
Rafael Panduro
Rafael Panduro Class of 1999
Army, 17 Years
US Army Combat Médic. 2 tours in Iraq, 1 tour in Afghanistan.
Thomas Correa
Thomas Correa Class of 1991
Navy, 16 Years
I joined the US Navy in december 1992. I have sailed the world several times on the USS Abraham Lincoln, USS Constellation, USNS Mercy, USS Ronald Reagan, and currently enroute to the USS Boxer in the Persian Gulf. Ive been to Hong Kong, Sasebo, Singapore, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Pusan, Guam, Bahrain, Italy, Spain, and all over the US.
William E Balch
William E Balch Class of 1988
Army, 3 Years
William (Bill) Balch left El Toro two months before graduation on his birthday February 12th 1988, to serve in the US Army. he joined a cohort unit, and after just three months he decided to continue into advanced combat training by joining and complete the US Army Airborne School. He also was stained in Ft Wainwright, & Ft Richardson AK. having competed the hardest cold weather training the US Army has to offer. He Received several awards, and medals in the US Army, and an honorable discharge after a brief extension due to the Gulf War.

Classmates Spotlight

El Toro High School Classmates

Janet Kelsey
Class of '76

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