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!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Alan Callicoat
Alan Callicoat
Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 21 Years

Enlisted 1975; Air Traffic Controller, ATC Instructor, Instructor for incoming instructors, Operations Chief, and NCOIC Bogue Field NC,; Vet of Desert Shield and Desert Storm, retired 03/31/1998; BS Computer Science; Network Administrator for past 21 years.
David Millsap
David Millsap
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted as an Intelligence Analyst in 1974.
Assigned to Karamursel, Turkey;Misawa AB, Japan (twice), and Osan AB, Korea.
Intel Analyst Instructor at Goodfellow AFB, Texas (San Angelo) for 10 years.
David Soward
David Soward
Class of 1978
Navy, 5 Years

VF-143 Pukin' Dogs. Squadron was embarked on USS Eisenhower. Fighter Squadron flew F-14 Tomcats. I was an Aviation Structural Mechanic (AMS-2)Mostly worked on the flight deck while at sea
Fred Sission
Fred Sission
Class of 1977
Army, 3 Years

2nd Armored division: Federal Republic of Germany

4th Infantry Division: Fort Carson Colorado
Jerry Bucher
Jerry Bucher
Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years

Aviation Radar Technician. Over 600 hours flight time between Keflavik Iceland and Great Britain and Iceland and Greenland........I flew as an air crewman aboard the EC121P (Super Constellation).

10 months abroad the USS Forrestal which included a Mediterranean cruise
Kimberly "Terri" Nash
Kimberly "Terri" Nash
Class of 1988
Navy, 10 Years

Enlisted as a Navy Corpsman. Served in Spain, Greece, Japan, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Norfolk, and Hawaii. Time served with Navy Airwings as well as Marines.
Milton "Buddy" Gabriel
Milton "Buddy" Gabriel
Class of 1950
Air Force, 20+ Years

Had three overseas tours: Korea, Turkey, and the Panama Canal Zone. Carear was mainly in training and communications. Retired as a major.
Ramon Pereida Jr
Ramon Pereida Jr
Class of 1990
Army, 17 Years

US Army Recruiter
Feb 03- Oct 03 in Iraq
Raymond K. Shotwell
Raymond K. Shotwell
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

Vietnam war veteran 1968-69
steve campbell
steve campbell
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years

Killed in action Vietnam
Thomas L. Sanders
Thomas L. Sanders
Class of 1964
Navy, 6 Years

Cold War Submarine Service Veteran
Served on USS Shark, SSN 591 and USS Kamehameha, SSBN 642
Nuclear Engineer
Tracy Simmons
Tracy Simmons
Class of 1981
Navy, 4 Years

Worked in communications as a Communication Technician and held a Top Secret security clearance. Attended basic training or "boot camp" in Orlando, Florida and was then stationed in Pensicola, Florida, San Angelo, Texas and on the island of Guam.
Virgil Keith Anderson
Virgil Keith Anderson
Class of 1962
Army, 4 Years

Virgil recovered from his physical injuries. He went on to become an educator in Aransas Pass, Texas. He died Aigust 23, 1913. He was 69 years sold. He was a man admired by all who knew him.

Classmates Spotlight

Gregory-portland High School Classmates

Chantel- Janel Swift
Class of '87

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