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

Have you lost your Houghton Lake High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Bobcats lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Barry Phillips
Barry Phillips Class of 1989
Army, 2 Years
Daniel McMahon
Daniel McMahon Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
Combat 9th infantryVietnam
Dean Farley
Dean Farley Class of 1986
Navy, 4 Years
US Navy -- USS Independence CV-62 First Gulf War
Dennis Parks
Dennis Parks Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 8 Years
communications/ recruiter
gary jordan
gary jordan Class of 2000
Navy, 8 Years
Plan on doing 20. Taking my E7 exam january of 2009.
gary jordan
gary jordan Class of 2000
Navy, 8 Years
Joined the navy right after graduation, been in 8 years allready and am taking my E7 exam january 2009. I plan on doing 20 years and retire when im 37.
Grant E. McAllister
Grant E. McAllister Class of 1994
Army, 3 Years
Served in the United States and South Korea as a heavy construction equipment operator.
Harold Farley
Harold Farley Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
25 Years, Retired 1 April 2007, 4 years with Naval Aviation, 21 Years with Naval Speical Warfare (SEALs/SWCC). Still Service our country as a Department of the Navy Civil Employee.
Harry W. Klevenb
Harry W. Klevenb Class of 1985
Army, 4 Years
Military Police-Ft.Lewis Washington and Panama Canal
Harry W.Kleven
Harry W.Kleven Class of 1987
Army, 4 Years
Served in Michign National Guard before joining full-time. Was stationed in Ft. Lewis,WA. While there,I was deployed to Panamafor 4 months.
Jeff Ostrander
Jeff Ostrander Class of 2011
Marine Corps, 1 Years
Jeffrey T. Schuett
Jeffrey T. Schuett Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years
Navel Construction Force, Special Ops, SEABEE Duty Stations: -Navel Aviation Station North Island, San Diego CA -Navel Base Ventura Co, Port Hueneme CA -USS Carl Vinson CVN 70- World Cruise 05-06 -NMCB-5 OIF/OEF Kuwait/Afganistan 06-07
John Rzycki
John Rzycki Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Assignments: Lowry AFB, CO., Galena, AK.,K.I. Sawyer, MI., Moody AFB, GA., DoD Fire Academy, TX., Pope AFB, NC. Numerous trips to the desert.
Ken Rice
Ken Rice Class of 1993
Army, 15 Years
1Lt(P) Have served on active duty and national guard. I will be heading to Iraq this year (2008)
Pete Meyer
Pete Meyer Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 9 Years
duty stations: Marines Barracks 8th &I, MBC Hawaii 1/3, TBS Quantico, Va and stationed right now Camp Pendleton with 1/5. Have done 3 combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
Pete Meyer
Pete Meyer Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 9 Years
currently in Camp Pendleton with 1/5. been on 3 combat deployments and have been stationed in Hawaii, Quantico, Va, and Washington DC.
Rachel Burns (Fewless)
Rachel Burns (Fewless) Class of 1998
Air Force, 5 Years
I joined the Air Force in 2002. I have been to Germany and now currently living in Colorado. I don't have any pictures right now to put on here but I will soon.
Rachel Burns (Fewless)
Rachel Burns (Fewless) Class of 1998
Air Force, 6 Years
Still in the Air Force and working on making Technical Seargent ( E-6) and stationed currently in Colorado. Hope to have orders some where else in about 2 yrs. Plan on staying in until retirement but you never know what the future holds.
Robert Manifold
Robert Manifold Class of 1982
National Guard, 20+ Years
Currently serving as a Full Time Michigan National Guard Active Guard Reserve (AGR). with the 1439th Firefighting Team at Camp Grayling.
Russ Pollock
Russ Pollock Class of 1996
Air Force, 10 Years
Assingments include: Ellsworth AFB,SD Cairo West AB, Egypt Osan AB, S. Korea Eglin AFB, FL Doha Int. Airport, Qatar Manas AB, Kyrgyzstan Grand Forks AFB, ND

Classmates Spotlight

Houghton Lake High School Classmates

Heather Bauknecht
Class of '83

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Alumni Football Game

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