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

Amy Murphy
Amy Murphy Class of 1992
Air Force, 13 Years
Had a good time and got to travel!
Andrew (David) Reeves
Andrew (David) Reeves Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Joined June 1998, served as an Infantryman and Security Forces Marine. Honorably Discharged in May 2006, but has recently re-enlisted back into the Marine Corps. Currently stationed at Quantico, VA as a Marksmanship Instructor.
Andrew Trujillo
Andrew Trujillo Class of 1993
Army, 16 Years
US Army for Sixteen Years
Bob J Hall
Bob J Hall Class of 1967
National Guard, 20+ Years
Vietnam 69-70, Army, Helicopter Crew Chief, Air Force 74-87, Weapons System Operator, F4, Pilot C130, T37. CA Nat'l Guard. 89- -96 CH-47 Pilot.
bryant d. wells
bryant d. wells Class of 1990
Army, 6 Years
unit supply specialist
Carolyn (Wesley) Stith
Carolyn (Wesley) Stith Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Information resource manager
Celeste DeWitt (now Crutchfield)
Celeste DeWitt (now Crutchfield) Class of 1993
Air Force, 6 Years
Served in the Air Force for 6 years as an intelligence officer. Was stationed in Texas, South Korea, and Georgia. Separated in October 2002. Was in the reserves from 2002-2006.
Charles (pat) nolan
Charles (pat) nolan Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served in Nam 69 to 70 sent to D.C. Worked White House and Camp David 3 years.
Charles Wesley Choc
Charles Wesley Choc Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Crossed the Pacific by ship, further training in the Philippines, service in Vietnam (Hill 55 & Khe Sanh) and Washington, DC. Lots of stories to tell about these years.
Charles Wesley Choc
Charles Wesley Choc Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Served in Vietnam and Washington DC
Chuck Shaw
Chuck Shaw Class of 1962
Navy, 2 Years
Class of 1962 Navy, 2 Years Engineer Officer, USS Conflict (MSO 426); Operation Market Time patrols during the Vietnam conflict for which we were awarded the Meritorious Unit Citation.
Connie (Beck) Grace
Connie (Beck) Grace Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
Retired SGM in 2006
Daniel O'Connor
Daniel O'Connor Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years
Basic training at Ft. Carson, Colo. and served two and a half years in Germany. Discharged in 1964
Danny Johnson
Danny Johnson Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired in 2003 and loved every minute of the 30+ years career.
David J. (Jim) Chadwick
David J. (Jim) Chadwick Class of 1958
Navy, 7 Years
Navy OCS, graduated with Distinction; Line Officer; Electrical Engineering Instructor at U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis
David L. Villanueva
David L. Villanueva Class of 1977
Army, 4 Years
Electronic Warfare Repairman Served stateside and in Germany
Dennis Peckinpaugh
Dennis Peckinpaugh Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
My service in the Army, especially my tours in Vietnam, is till a part of my life.
Donald R Elmore Jr
Donald R Elmore Jr Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
23 years, most served in the Submarine Service.
Dwayne Jackson
Dwayne Jackson Class of 1987
Air Force, 14 Years
Air Force fire fighter
Elizabeth V. (Whiting) Shifrin
Elizabeth V. (Whiting) Shifrin Class of 1993
Air Force, 13 Years
Active duty from 2000-2004 as a Judge Advocate. Reserves from 2004 to present time serving as the lead attorney for a fighter Wing of F-16 aircraft

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Highland High School Classmates

Sharon A. Lavens
Class of '89

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