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

Bob DeWitt
Bob DeWitt
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

Assigned to a Navy squadron VA146. Did two tours of duty to Viet Nam on the carriers Enterprise and America.
Christopher Aaron Duncan
Christopher Aaron Duncan
Class of 2000
Navy, 10 Years

First Class Petty Officer Duncan, Christopher A. Joined the Navy 2days after Graduating High School. He is a Proud, Gentle, and Understanding Man. His Job title is enginemen. He loves his work and is Currently working with the Navy Seals by keeping their equitment running. He is also a loving Husband. I'm proud to be his wife.
Dan Holder
Dan Holder
Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Completed Marine Corps Officer training during college summer breaks, and was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant at graduation from college in 1968. Completed service as Marine Corps Captain, serving in Southeast Asia, California, North Carolina, and Virginia.
David  Bugg
David Bugg
Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years

Dustoff flight medic with the 2/421st Medevac
David Baker
David Baker
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

Fighter Jet mechanic
Deborah Bauderer
Deborah Bauderer
Class of 1971
Air Force, 10 Years

Served from 77 thru 86. Then in 95 joined WY Army National Guard for three yrs. What a difference between the two!
george ball
george ball
Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Bulk Fuelman 1391
Hans Korsmo
Hans Korsmo
Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years

I served 20 yrs for my Country. 7 commands , NAS Whidbey Island, U.S.S.Camdem, NAVSTA Guam, NPS Monterey, NMCB-5, NBVC Flag Staff, NMCB-3.
i'm proud that I served and that we have the greatest flag in the world.
JAMES A EMERY JR
JAMES A EMERY JR
Class of 1968
Navy Reserves, 2 Years

ENLISTED ONE MONTH AFTER GRADUATION WHEN I WAS SEVENTEEN.HONORABLY DISCHARGED OCTOBER 1969.
Kenneth Bates
Kenneth Bates
Class of 1976
Army, 20 Years

Military Police Corp
Mark Green1
Mark Green1
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Msgt served worldwide.
Mark smith
Mark smith
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

1969-1971 us army. Then 1972 to retirement. Total of 26 years
Mike McGann
Mike McGann
Class of 1971
Army, 8 Years

EOD unit (Explosive Ordnance Detachment), and Special Services ie.... Secret Service Detachments.
Paul J. Olsen
Paul J. Olsen
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

After training (Texas, Arizona, Indiana) spent a year in military finance in Cu Chi, Vietnam, then sang in a military choir at Fort Lewis in Washington.
Rena Boucjey
Rena Boucjey
Class of 1973
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Ground Radio Repair
Robert Brazeau
Robert Brazeau
Class of 1986
Army, 2 Years

I am Specialist in the u.s. Army currently deployed in Iraq. I am scheduled to return to the states in July 09 where I am stationed at Ft. Wainwright in Fairbanks Alaska.
Stan Jackson
Stan Jackson
Class of 1965
Air Force, 5 Years

C-141 pilot
Wally Heblich
Wally Heblich
Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years

Bosun-mate
Wayne Pedersen
Wayne Pedersen
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Infantry Officer, 2nd Marine Division

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Bill Erdahl
Class of '77

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Our Franklin Pierce 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 Franklin Pierce High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Tacoma are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!