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

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Honored Military Alumni

bernard j. nielander III
bernard j. nielander III Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Traffic Management Spcialist/Superintendant, USAF Recruiter, Illustrator1978/1984
Charlie Harrison
Charlie Harrison Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Active duty as a JAG 1972-1976, tours in California, Thailand, and Germany. Retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the Reserves in 1997
Darrell Cook
Darrell Cook Class of 1965
Air Force, 7 Years
K-9 patrol, two tours of Viet Nam (Phu Cat 66'67; Cam Rhan Bay 72').
David Edward Benjamin Strohm
David Edward Benjamin Strohm Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
31 years USAF/Air National Guard. Fighter pilot and Forward Air Controller.
Denny Tehan
Denny Tehan Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
United States Navy 1984 - 2007. Eight deployments aboard USS John F. Kennedy CV-67, USS Shreveport LPD-12, USS Nicholson DD-982 and ground deployment with Combined Joint Special Operations Forces in Iraq. Retired in August 2007.
Jeff Eisner
Jeff Eisner Class of 1983
Army, 5 Years
Army
Jim Hedger
Jim Hedger Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Tam Ky, Viet Nam '67 & '68
John E. Graham
John E. Graham Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Completed a 4 year tour.
Kimberly (Mahaney) McGoldrick
Kimberly (Mahaney) McGoldrick Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
22 yrs retired, Mineman Chief
Leah (Simmons) Jones
Leah (Simmons) Jones Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
Served at Keesler AFB, MS, Maxwell AFB, AL, and Kadena AB, Okinawa, Japan as Admin for Security Police Squadrons.
Michaela Mitchell
Michaela Mitchell Class of 2001
Navy, 5 Years
Cryptologic Technician
Paul Morris  Sr
Paul Morris Sr Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Aviation Electronics Tech.
Rob Schultz
Rob Schultz Class of 1982
Air Force, 8 Years
Served active duty as a jet engine mechanic at with 43rd Field Maint Sq, Andersen AFB, Guam (SAC) and 4950th Test Wing, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. Supported Persian Gulf War efforts by converting pre-production testbed C-141A aircraft back to cargo/air ambulance config.
Robert E Reed
Robert E Reed Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Served 26 years around the world as a Military Police Officer. Retired Sept. 2000
Ryan Walker
Ryan Walker Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 7 Years
Served two tours in Iraq during Operation Iraqui Freedom.
Shawn Kevin Egan
Shawn Kevin Egan Class of 1982
Air Force, 3 Years
Unites States Air Force Security Police Ellsworth Air Force Base, Rapid City, SD July 21, 1983 to July 28, 1986
Stephen P. Ross
Stephen P. Ross Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
I had two tours in Vietnam as an aircraft mechanic. My brother Joseph S. Ross was in the class of 1961 and was a F-4 pilot killed in Vietnam. After my 4 years active duty, I did 33 years in the Air Force Reserves.
Stephen Zech
Stephen Zech Class of 1973
Army, 8 Years
Critical Care Nurse
Steve Zecg
Steve Zecg Class of 1973
Army, 8 Years
ER/Critical Care Burn Nurse Medically Retired 1988
Tom Bridges
Tom Bridges Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Air Police / Security Police ; McCoy AFB and Bossier Base.

Classmates Spotlight

Highlands High School Classmates

Daniel Schear
Class of '66

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School News

Class of 1960 - reunion

reunion to be held Sept. 25 at Highland country club. Party Friday at home of Jerry Conners house. Tour of high school...
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