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

Alexander Moore
Alexander Moore Class of 1995
Marine Corps, 16 Years
1996-2013 SSgt Retired Though a tough choice leaving early friends and family behind, it was a great experience.
Anthony M Layton
Anthony M Layton Class of 2010
Coast Guard, 6 Years
I've been serving for six years now. Been to many places and choosing to continue on in the Coast Guard.
Barb Benjamin Nystedt
Barb Benjamin Nystedt Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years
Cryptologic Technician. Served 6 years active and 1 1/2 years reserve.
Bill Reichardt
Bill Reichardt Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years
I served from 10/26/1966 to 10/23/1970 at K.I. Sawyer AFB in Marquette,Michigan. I was very lucky!
Bob Schwarzkopf
Bob Schwarzkopf Class of 1984
Army, 18 Years
Proudly served 2 years active Army, 10 ten years Army Reserves, retired from Illinois National Guard.
Bruce A. Bachleda
Bruce A. Bachleda Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
Drafted April 3, 1968, went to RVN August 25 1968, came home Nov. 3 1969. I served in the 2/32 Arty.
Christopher Kurz
Christopher Kurz Class of 2001
Army, 12 Years
3 deployments . 2 Afghanistan 1 Iraq
Daniel J. G. G. BLOCK
Daniel J. G. G. BLOCK Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
I was honored to serve, all over the world, for more than 20 years in the active Army. During most of that time, I served as an U.S. Army Chaplain.
Dean Styburski
Dean Styburski Class of 1979
Army, 14 Years
Desert Shield/Desert Storm 1990-1991
Dean Styburski
Dean Styburski Class of 1979
National Guard, 14 Years
Currently deployed for Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan with the 333rd Military Police Company. Will arrive there at the end of October 2008 for a 12 month tour.
Elmer A. Sonn
Elmer A. Sonn Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years
missle launcher mech. & military police security guard. 575th ord. co. fischbach,germany.
Elmer Sonn
Elmer Sonn Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years
missle launcher mechanic. stationed in fischbach germany.1970-73
fisher anton
fisher anton Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
us army vietnam 1969 to 1971
Frank Curran
Frank Curran Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years
USS Tutuila (ARG-4), USS Saratoga (CVA-60), NMCB-71, NMCB-74, USS Carl Vinson (CVN70), INstructor HT-AS School Treasure Island, Ship Board Fire Fighting Instructor Treasure Island, Defense Language Institute Ft. Bliss (35 wks Vietnamese)
frank olson
frank olson Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
special ops 1968-2000
James G. Mintern (TSgt, USAF, Ret.)
James G. Mintern (TSgt, USAF, Ret.) Class of 1971
Air Force, 17 Years
I served in U.S. Air Force Bands from December 1976 through July 1994, Retiring effective July 1994 as a Technical Sergeant, USAF. I performced on Bass Trombone and Tuba in: the old NORAD Command Band, Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs CO from early 1977 through summer 1978; then with the old Air Force Band Of The East (Military Airlift Command) which was located at McGuire AFB, NJ; and then with the Strategic Air Command Band (Strategic Air Command) / Heartland Band Of America (Air Combat Command), located at Offutt Air Force Base in Bellevue, Nebraska from December of 1980 through July 1994. I have remained in Bellevue Nebraska since 1994 as an Air Force Retiree, I am thankful for our Nation's military branches and for the military retired benefits and pension also!
Justin Lamb
Justin Lamb Class of 2000
Army, 9 Years
Construction ENG, Combat ENG, Human Resources Admin NCO
Mark Buchanan
Mark Buchanan Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years
Stationed on board USS KittyHawk(CV-63), San Diego, CA. Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego, CA. USS Tarawa(LHA-1), 32nd St. Naval Station, San Diego, CA. Mobile Maintenance Facility Delta, Naval Air Station Barbers Point, HI. USS Ranger(CV-61) San Diego, CA.USS Pelilu(LHA-5), 32nd St Naval Station, San Diego, CA
Otis Hooper III
Otis Hooper III Class of 2001
Army, 9 Years
I am a Staff Sergeant in the US Army stationed at Ft Carson Colorado and have been deployed to Iraq three different times and am a graduate of Glenbard East class of 2001....GO ARMY
Paul A. Bethke
Paul A. Bethke Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Retired as Colonel with over 26 years of active duty service. Served 3 years as a Department of the Army civilian uopn retirement from active duty in 2004. Currently serve as a Department of Defense civilian.

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Class of '06

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