Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Brandon Jewell Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years Engineer for the USAF
Chad Maneth Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 4 Years I went to Iraq once in my first enlistment. I reenlisted in Sept 07 for 4 more years and now I am on my second deployment to Iraq currently.
Damon Schloemer Class of 1988
Air Force, 18 Years Currently stationed at McChord AFB, WA.
Daniel Holinde Class of 2006
Army, 3 Years I'm a truck driver for the Army. I'm currently overseas and coming home in a few days after being gone for the past year. I drill in Great Bend.
KRISTTOFFER SCHRATER Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 4 Years FIRE DIRECTION CONTROLMAN ONE TOUR IN OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM.
Larry Sisson Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years Intelligence Specialist
Lee Keffer Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years Enlisted in 1982 and reached the rank of Staff Sergeant. Graduated from Officer Candidate School in 1989 and I am currently promotable to Lieutenant Colonel.
Logan Bayless Class of 2005
Army, 5 Years Infantry. Operation Iraqi Freedom 06-08
Logan Bayless Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years U.S. Army Infantry Sergeant. Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2006-2008.
Loren D Spears Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years Joined military in 1986 after graduation. Retired after 20 years of service at the rank of Major. Spent one tour of duty in combat zone.
Mike Harbaugh Class of 1992
Air Force, 7 Years I spent 3 years in Germany and 4 years in North Carolina. While I was in NC I went to Saudi Arabia and to Bosnia. This was a great experience.
Paul Sheldon Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years active duty army 8 years and army national gaurd for 12 years.Tours of duty in in Kansas,Georgia,Tennessee, and South Korea as well as Desert Shield/Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Ralph Sunley Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years After graduating Great Bend High School I enlisted in the US Navy. I spent my whole 4 years at sea, as a gunners mate of guns, 2nd class. My last ship was the USS Mt. Hood an ammunition ship which spent most of the time in the Tonkin Gulf, off the shores of Viet Nam passing ammo to Navy war ships.
Stuart Streck Class of 1997
Coast Guard, 9 Years Spent 8 years in Maritime Law Enforcement throughout the world. Got into the environmental protection side of the house about 5 years ago and I am now one of 9 Coast Guard HAZMAT instructors, travelling world wide.
SuzAnne Stiff Taylor Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years I joined the Army in 1985 and served as a Combat Medic.
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