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

Al Luther
Al Luther Class of 1966
Air Force, 7 Years
Served in SE Asia (in Thailand), where I serviced as a mechanic the AC 130 Gunship. After SEA I applied and was accepted into the program to become a Training Instructor at Lackland AFB, TX. I did this for 5 years training young men and women to transition from civilian life to one of service to their country. Best time I had as an MTI (Military Training Instructor), stationed in San Antonio, TX. Rank: SSgt
Glenn Richmond Collins
Glenn Richmond Collins Class of 1936
Air Force, 20+ Years
A veteran Air Force officer, now 91 years old. Very proud to have served as a pilot in World War II and the Korean War and in peace time air defense for 34 years. No matter where he has been stationed he always returned home to Hoquiam whenever possible. Very proud to be an alumni of Hoquiam High School!
Guy Donaldson
Guy Donaldson Class of 1995
Army, 4 Years
2/75 Ranger Battalion
James Jepsen
James Jepsen Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years
Boot camp, Company 226, San Diego, CA, JUL 57. Served aboard USS Westchester County, LST 1167; USS Finch, DER 328; USS Tacoma, PG 92; USS Denver, LPD 9; & USS Jouett, CG 29. EFSR to FTCS. WESCO homeported Yokosuka, Japan. Finch & Tacoma homeported Guam, MI. Others, San Diego. Vietnam service on Finch, Tacoma & Denver. One Combat Action Ribbon, no Purple Hearts. Retired AUG 82.
Jeff Emry
Jeff Emry Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
Was a combat medic for 24 years in the Army from 1984 to 2008. In chronological order, served at Fort Riley, Kansas ('85 - '86); Nurnberg, Germany ('86 - '89; Fort Carson, Colorado ('89 - '92); Camp Casey, South Korea ('92 - '93); Fort Carson, Colorado ('93 - '00); Schofield Barracks, Hawaii ('00 - '03), and Fort Sam Houston, Texas ('03 - '08).
Jerry Shook
Jerry Shook Class of 1996
Army, 4 Years
4 years active duty as an 88m.
Jim Bagley
Jim Bagley Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Served in Vietnam 1967-1968 war is something men don,t forget.
Paul Barbara
Paul Barbara Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years
Cryptographic technician and then NCOIC of Technical Training
Robert Ray
Robert Ray Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Retired after 24 years in the Army
Roy Sanderson
Roy Sanderson Class of 1957
Navy, 10 Years
Spent 4+ years on a destroyer and APA in the Atlantic and Mediteranean, 1 year at Bremerton, 1 year at Pacific Beach, and 4 years on a destoyer, mine sweeper and LST's in the Pacific including 3 years in and out of Viet Nam.
Roy Sanderson
Roy Sanderson Class of 1957
Navy, 10 Years
Engineman First Class (E-6)
scott ask
scott ask Class of 1980
Army, 4 Years
Military policeman
Shawna Ashlock
Shawna Ashlock Class of 2000
Navy, 4 Years
Over seas to Dubai and Bahrain
Terry Yeager
Terry Yeager Class of 1971
Navy, 3 Years
After graduation went to Navy Boot camp in California. Stationed on board the U.S.S.Ranger. Stationed in Alemeda California. One tour of duty Viet Nam. Returned home in 1973. Living now in Central Park-Aberdeen Wa.
thomas candey
thomas candey Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
carpenter shop ces,with 1 tour our seas osan ab korea boot camp was lackland ab texas 3701 bnts flt 0076 jan 3,1971 also made sargent while in the service

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Class of '01

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Sandra L. (Fenton) Stewart (San-Dee) passed away peacefully at home March 30, 2012. Class of 1964
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