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

Brandon Vinson
Brandon Vinson Class of 2007
Navy, 2 Years
Hospital Corpsman 3rd class stationed in Lemoore CA until march 2010 and then off to the marines.
Dan Dill
Dan Dill Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 13 Years
served 13 years, working in the aviation side. several deployments over seas including Desert Storm, worked on A-4, F-4, A-7, A-6, EA-6B, and plank owner on F-18 from preproduction to the F-18D. Duty stations included MCAS Beaufort SC, NAS Lemoore CA, MCAS Kaneohe Bay HI, MCAS El Toro CA
Donald E. Ellis, MSGT., USAF, Retired
Donald E. Ellis, MSGT., USAF, Retired Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Aircrew Egress Systems Superintendant. Senior Manager of Egress Systems on the SR-71 Blackbird and the U-2 Strategic Reconnaisance aircraft from Feb. 76-Aug. 79 and from Oct. 82- Aug. 87. If you don't know what an Egress System is, it is an ejection seat. 20 years in Egress and I never lost a pilot.
Donald Ellis
Donald Ellis Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Achieved the rank of Master Sergeant. Served as Senior Manager and Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Aircrew Egress Systems of the 9th Stategic Reconnaisance Wing at Beale Air Force Base in California. This was the home of the SR-71 Blackbird and the U-2 Dragonlady.
Donald Ellis
Donald Ellis Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Vietnam veteran. Acheved the rank of Master Sergeant (E-7). Served as Senior Manager of Aircrew Egress Systems on the SR-71 Blackbird and the U-2 Dragonlady at the 9th Strategic Reconnaisance Wing at Beale AFB, California.
Jeri Prophet
Jeri Prophet Class of 1992
Navy, 10 Years
I proudly served in the USN for ten years in the computer field. I was stationed on the USS Emory S. Land and at Fleet Combat Training Center Atlantic. While serving, I was fortunate enough to author and setup the Navy's premier Advanced Network Analyst School which is now taught at over 30 sites worldwide. I was also selected as FCTCLANT Sailor of the Year, an award rarely given females especially as junior as I was.

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Highland High School Classmates

Rita Escobar
Class of '84

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HHS Class of 79

Next year, 2014, will be 35 years since our graduation from good old HHS. Time to start thinking of a class reunion. I...
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