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

Honored Military Alumni

Biggs Class of 1934
Army, 1 Years
Bruce D Wood
Bruce D Wood Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Served in Vietnam
David George
David George Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years
Three years active, twenty-five Reserve Army, First Sergeant
Greg Knapp
Greg Knapp Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 18 Years
Entered Marine Corps in 1984 through 2003. Obtained a BS from Cal Poly Pomona and teaching credentials in social science is now teaching world history at Kaiser High Scool in Fontana Ca. Is marrid for 18 years has one son two years old.
Jenna Basham
Jenna Basham Class of 2006
Navy, 5 Years
Continuing to serve honorably as a Second Class Petty Officer.
Kirk Shrum
Kirk Shrum Class of 1979
Navy, 12 Years
Cryptologic Administrator - Spooks rule! Nothing like watching a surface missile shot of a USS Ingersoll (DD-990) (Naval Destroyer) and watching a F-16 fighter jet chase the missile to its destination! The Navy took me all over the world and I do not regret joining at a time when Exxon Oil ruined the Grand Valley in the early 1980s.
Linda Hansen Tyler
Linda Hansen Tyler Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
Served in Navy Nurse Corps. Was on nurse recruitment posters 1969 to 1971.
Army, 7 Years
Richard A Thomason
Richard A Thomason Class of 1949
Air Force, 4 Years
Medical Department
William A. Wood
William A. Wood Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 4 Years
- USMC service from 15 Jan 1981 to 15 Jan 1985. Boot Camp at MCRD (Marine Corps Recruit Depot) San Diego, Ca. - ITS (Infantry Training School) Graduate May 1981. - Sea School USMC San Diego Graduate June 1981. - USS Ranger CV-61 (US Navy Aircraft carrier)Marine Detachment duty From July 1981 to July 1983. 10 month West Pac 1982. - USMC base Camp Pendleton, CA. PREPAS Section 1st Marine Division. Aug 1983 to Jan 1985. - USMC Reserve (inactive) from Jan 1985 to Jan 1987. - Honorable Discharge, Corporal USMC

Classmates Spotlight

Grand Junction High School Classmates

Matthew Bullen
Class of '99

Alumni Stories

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School News

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