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

Amber Camille  Gutierrez
Amber Camille Gutierrez Class of 1999
Navy, 1 Years
Logistic Specialist stationed in Japan
Armond Wietzel
Armond Wietzel Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years
Army Medical Field Service Unit Commander 1970-71. Field Medical Assistant Commander trained at Ft Sam Houston, and Served at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
Blythe LeMaster (Jones)
Blythe LeMaster (Jones) Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Avionics Electrician worked on F/A-18's Hornet with VMFA (AW)-121 The Green Knights in San Diego, CA at MCAS Miramar. Deployed to Iraq in 2007.
Charles Daryl Eckert
Charles Daryl Eckert Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
United Stated Army from 1968-1971. Boot Camp in El Pso, TX. AIT in Ft. Lee, Virginia. Viet Nam 1969-1970 with 14th Combat Engineer Battalion. Operated in I Corp along fire bases on DMZ, Khe Sahn, Fire Base Barbara and FSB Nancy. Honorably Discharged in October 1971
Charles E Bobbish
Charles E Bobbish Class of 1966
Air Force, 5 Years
Graduated from the USAF Academy in 1970, with a BS in Computer Science. Assigned to Hanscom Field, Bedford, MA then to Ent AFB, Colorado Springs, CO. Served as a software engineer on the NORAD Cheyenne Mountain Complex replacement program.
Charles Meyer
Charles Meyer Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Helicopter Pilot
Charles Meyer
Charles Meyer Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Helicopter Pilot
Cip Balles
Cip Balles Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
retired with 21 years of service
Cipriano Balles
Cipriano Balles Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
Security Forces for 21 years. Last assignment Lackland AFB as a Security Forces Instructor.
Colonel Gerald (Gerry) Parker
Colonel Gerald (Gerry) Parker Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
retired April 2004
Daniel Tijerina
Daniel Tijerina Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years
B52 Crew Chief, Military Training Instructor, and Training Manager. Served from 1981 to 2007
David Overstreet
David Overstreet Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
I was in the Army from 1967-1969. I went to Fort Polk, Louisiana for basic training. I went to Fort Meade, Maryland for my generator/operator training but did not receive my training. I went to Chulai, Vietnam and was with 523rd Signal Battalion from Sept. 1968-Sept. 1969. Now I am retired from being a Electrician for over 40 years.
Dennis Jamrozy
Dennis Jamrozy Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years
I proudly served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force as a jet engine mechanic.
Don R. Cheairs
Don R. Cheairs Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
Gerald Parker
Gerald Parker Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Served in US Army for 26 years retired as a Colonel in the Veterinary Corp. Servered as Commander of United Statre Army Research Infectious Disease, Fort Detrick Maryland. DVM degree from Texas A&M University 1977, PhD Balylor College of Medicine. Currently serving as Deputy Assistant Secretary Defense for Chemical and Biological Defense at the Pentagon.
Gerry parker
Gerry parker Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Retired US Army Colonel
Gerry parker
Gerry parker Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Retired US Army Colonel
GLEN WATSON Class of 1972
Air Force, 6 Years
James Ory
James Ory Class of 1968
National Guard, 20+ Years
Served 4 years in the navy and 23 years in the Texas Air National Guard full time.
Jason Sanchez
Jason Sanchez Class of 2001
Air Force, 3 Years
Combat Comm Officer and still proudly serving.

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Class of '96

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