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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Alan Aring
Alan Aring
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

Jet Mech. VietNam 1965-66 With Blue dragons ROK Marines.
Bruce Betz
Bruce Betz
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

317th Engineer Batt. Germany Heavy equipment operator. Brantnal Nike site Cleveland Ohio wheeled vehicle mechanic.
Clifton Reagle
Clifton Reagle
Class of 1975
Army, 3 Years

1st Armored Division Artillery 75-78
Nürenberg, Germany
Darlene Dutt
Darlene Dutt
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Served in US army for 22 years, stationed in Europe and Korea, 2 combat tours, and missions in various other countries. Retired in 2001 but am currently still working with the Army as a government employee.
Dave Gabriel
Dave Gabriel
Class of 1959
Air Force, 4 Years

Served USAF, stationed at Clark AB- Phillippines, Ramstein AB-Germany & Torrejon AB in Spain
David Merkle
David Merkle
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

Communication Center Specialist
Stationed in Great Falls, Montana and Ramstein AB, Germany.
Donnie Goodson
Donnie Goodson
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1964 until 1967. Was stationed in Panama.
James Beverlin
James Beverlin
Class of 1971
Air Force, 21 Years

Go Air Force!
Jennie Marie Wielicki
Jennie Marie Wielicki
Class of 2000
Coast Guard, 1 Years

I am a United States Coast Guard. Our main purpose is to work with environmental clean up and to provide law inforcement for the water.
Jennifer Wielicki-Israel
Jennifer Wielicki-Israel
Class of 2000
Coast Guard, 5 Years

Stationed on the east, west coast, and Great Lakes of the United States.
Robert "Dutch" Bowman
Robert "Dutch" Bowman
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Dutch was a very thoughtful and introspective person. He was very unselfish and during combat in Vietnam he shielded his soldiers from a bomb by throwing himself on top of the bomb. The best measure of a man and the greatest sacrifice is to die protecting their fellow man.
Robert Dwane Pritt
Robert Dwane Pritt
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Served at Ft. Riley Kansas as a Chaplain's Assistant, Specialist 5, 1969-71.
Robert Niepert
Robert Niepert
Class of 1958
Air Force, 4 Years

U.S. Air Force 1959-1963-Photogrammetrist in Japan and Sac Headquarters
Ronald J Luttner
Ronald J Luttner
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Served in Vietnam as a medic.
Ronald Wall
Ronald Wall
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20 Years

USAF Security Service/Electronic Security Command; retired MSGT.
Samuel Doutrich III
Samuel Doutrich III
Class of 1975
Air Force, 12 Years

Served 4 years as a T-38 Aircraft Mechanic at Williams AFB, AZ. Later served 8 years as Accounting and Finance Officer, Chanute AFB, IL and Lindsey Air Station, Germany. Finished Air Force career as an Instructor at Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB AL.
Stanley J. flak
Stanley J. flak
Class of 1989
Army, 12 Years

I Served 4 years in the Navy and 8 Years in the ARMY. Did 3 tours in IRAQ 02-03 04-05 05-06, bosnia, Sinia (Egypt), Panama and traveled to 37 different countries in the past 22 years.

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Highland High School Classmates

Michael Lawson
Class of '00

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