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
Brad Lind Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Machinist Mate E4
Christopher Rivera Class of 1999
Navy, 10 Years Joined the Navy to see the world and protect it now from terrorists and those who want to take it from us!
David C Vickerman Class of 1967
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years Diving and Salvage
Elizabeth Van Sandwyk Class of 1972
Air Force, 3 Years Joined during Viet Nam. Assigned to the Medical Air Evacuation Squadron. Stationed at Travis, we coordinated the return of injured service men (all branches). My service is still something that I am very proud of. Not a lot of woman in the military when I joined.
Erika Garcia Class of 2002
Army, 3 Years As of 2008, stationed in Ft.Rucker, AL for Army Aviation Flight School.
Harvey Bowser Class of 1964
Navy, 11 Years Naval Aviator, Attack Squadron 46 '72-'75, Flight Instructor '75-'77.
JOHN FRANZMAN Class of 1974
Army, 3 Years 864TH Engineers Ft Lewis Wash 3RD armored Div. Frankfurt Germany
John Rostami Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years MP
Melanie (Thomas) Bonagofski Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years Sargeant E-5, Personnel Management, First Support Brigade, JAG, Manheim, Germany. One of the best decisions I ever made was joining the Army. It helped me to grow up and be better prepared to enter the workforce and adult life.
Mitchell Bradshaw Class of 2006
Army, 2 Years EOD Specialist
Patrick Gillum Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years Stationed in Germany, deployed TDY to various areas as an Air Traffic Controller/GCA & PAR approach controller.
Ron Sanders Class of 1979
Army, 14 Years Served proudly until medically separated.
Ronald Sanders Class of 1979
Army, 14 Years Served for 14 years until medically discharged.
Ryan Carrigan Class of 1986
Army, 9 Years Infantry officer
Scott S. Kokka Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years Graduate of U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, 1991 Surface Warfare Officer, Lieutenant Commander USS LEAHY (CG-16) USS SHILOH (CG-67) Active Duty - 1987-1996 Reserve-1996-2007 Retired in 2007
Susan Gibbons-Davis Class of 1970
Air Force, 8 Years Aero Space Ground Equipment first female at George AFB, Then a medic at Hahn AFB Germany,Travis,AFB,and finished as a Psych Tech. 1972- 1980
TED LYON Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years VIET NAM,TRAVIS AFB,AMARILLO BASIC,KEESLER BILOXI FIRST BASE AFTER BASIC
Tim Bailey Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years Entered USAF 3/71, trained in radar ops, served a year in NORAD/SAGE at McChord AFB, WA; a year in PACAF/7thAir Force during Vietnam; and two years with TAC/12th Air Force near Barstow (mobile tactical radar). Attained the rank of Sergeant (now days called Senior Airman).
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