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 Half Moon Bay High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Cougars lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Barbara (Polacek) Hassan
Barbara (Polacek) Hassan Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted: 1980-1989: Radar Maintenance; Cannon Computer Programmer/Systems Analyst; Tinker 1989-1998: IMA Enl./Off. OK, UK, GE 1998-present: RN; TX, IT, TX, ROK Maj. ATT, anticipating retirement 5/09
Christopher  Johnson
Christopher Johnson Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 17 Years
I did four years in the Marine Corps and four years in the Army then the rest of the time in the Ca. National Guard. And they could not guarantee me a home station for three years so I got out.
Jasann Sawyer
Jasann Sawyer Class of 1996
Navy, 5 Years
Carpenter in the Seabees.
Jessica Akers
Jessica Akers Class of 1989
Army, 10 Years
Served from 1995-2005
louis bailedy
louis bailedy Class of 1971
Navy, 18 Years
naval air pilot and officer
Margaret (Polacek) Paul
Margaret (Polacek) Paul Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years
Enlisted in 1984 and went ot Boot Camp in Orlando. Became a Hosptial Corpsman. Stationed in Maryland, CA, and Japan. Received Licnesure as a Physical Therapy Assistant. Finished career as a Command Career Counselor.
Richard Hershey
Richard Hershey Class of 1984
Army, 11 Years
Active Duty from 1984-1992, Kansas Army National Guard 1992-1995 Basic training, Tf McClellan, AL Germany from 1984-1986 Ft. Leavenworth from 1986-1987 Defense Language School, Prsidio of Montery 1987-1988 Ft. Ord, CA 1998-1990, 2 deployments to Panama, i to Honduras and 1 to Egypt, Panama Invasion Dec. 19, 1989 Ft. Carson, CO 1990-1992, 1 deployment to Panama, 1 to Guantanimo Bay, Cuba and Desert Shield/Desert Storm
steven todd knerr
steven todd knerr Class of 1985
Army, 9 Years
served in germany from 1985 to 1988 then national guard until 1992 was a bradley driver and have 14 ribbons plus 5 prsidented awards.
Wayne L. Arnold
Wayne L. Arnold Class of 1974
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
20 years of service, having been stationed up and down the West coast and 3 years in Texas, retiring in 1994. I've been a Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer since retirement.

Classmates Spotlight

Half Moon Bay High School Classmates

Irene Lopez
Class of '94

Alumni Stories

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School News

get the yearbook you never got to order

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