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

Allen W Knight
Allen W Knight Class of 1950
Coast Guard, 4 Years
Served from 1952 to 1957
Bob Bosma
Bob Bosma Class of 1966
Army, 15 Years
Combat medic with the First Cavalry Division in Vietnam Dec 67-Dec 68. 56th General Hospital, Bad Kreuznach, Germany 69-73
Bonn Stevens
Bonn Stevens Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years
Sniper attached to 2nd SF, OH-58D pilot
David Harris
David Harris Class of 1983
Army, 4 Years
64C Motor transport operator, Fort Dix NJ, Karlsruhe Germany, Fort Lewis Wa.
Eric (Ric) Johnson
Eric (Ric) Johnson Class of 1984
Navy, 3 Years
GMM3 (gunners mate missiles) served on a guided missile destroyer(USS Henry B. Wilson DDG-7) Home ported at San Diego Ca.
Eric K. Douse
Eric K. Douse Class of 2001
Army, 6 Years
Serving in Korea today....
frederick richard ball
frederick richard ball Class of 1952
Air Force, 14 Years
Parents moved in Senior year so did not graduate from GHHS ,but did graduate in fl. 12yrs 8 mos 26 days USAF,4 yrs USNR, Served in RVN 1964 & 1965(PLEIKU), Lybia, Turkey,Spain,Ill, Washing D.C,Ore,Calif & Mi.
Gabriel Silva
Gabriel Silva Class of 2000
Navy, 8 Years
Served as a SeaBee SteelWorker (SW2) for 6 years of active duty and 2 years of reserves. Countries/places stationed: Greece, Guam, Japan, Central America, South America, Kuwait and Iraq.
Garret McShane
Garret McShane Class of 2005
National Guard, 6 Years
Deployed with 1-126 cav to conduct convoy security during the year of 2008
Garry Aernouts
Garry Aernouts Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years
Tours of duty included Kentucky, Oklahoma, Colorado & West Germany
Garry Aernouts
Garry Aernouts Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years
US Army
James Aguilar Jr.
James Aguilar Jr. Class of 1981
National Guard, 20+ Years
Serving in the Michigan National Guard. Did a tour in 06-07 in support of OIF stationed in Babgdad, Iraq in the 1171st Area Support Medical Company.
Army, 3 Years
Infantryman for Joint Base Lewis McChord
Jason Vanbelkum
Jason Vanbelkum Class of 2001
Army, 3 Years
I was stationed at Ft. Stewart for 2 year. now i live on Ft. Stewart but I am a U.S. Ranger at HAAF in Savannah. I was deplaoyed for 14 months to Iraq. i will be deployed again soon. I have been to airborde school and now trying to get SERE C. and air assalt school.
Jason Vanbelkum
Jason Vanbelkum Class of 2001
Army, 3 Years
US Army Ranger
MELVIN R. STEPHENS Class of 1969
Army, 12 Years
Michael Macaluso
Michael Macaluso Class of 1985
Air Force, 4 Years
Work at Foreign Technology Division Wright Patterson Air Force Base. Was a computer operator.
Michele Griffin (Hoeksema)
Michele Griffin (Hoeksema) Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Field Military Police Officer stationed at Camp Pendleton, CA. 1988-1990. Was given a medical discharge for a serious knee injury.
Randall Ortega
Randall Ortega Class of 1981
Navy, 4 Years
United States Navy. Lebonon Hostage Evacutaion Team.
REBECCA GIBSON Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years
Served as a surgical tech. Been stationed at Fort Sam Houston, TX; Fort Belvoir, VA; Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany; Fort Stewart, GA; and been deployed to Afghanistan.

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Godwin Heights High School Classmates

Wesley Koza
Class of '89

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