Houghton Lake High School Alumni

Houghton Lake, Michigan (MI)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Barry Phillips
Barry Phillips
Class of 1989
Army, 2 Years

Classified
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

Mortarmen
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

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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
Samantha Johnson
Samantha Johnson
Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Enlisted June 2005. Left for bootcamp the same day as graduation, graduated Bootcamp #1, and graduated school #1. Work in V22 osprey program at MCAS New River, NC.
Sandra Kauffman-St.Onge
Sandra Kauffman-St.Onge
Class of 1990
Army, 2 Years

Field Medic stationed with a MASH unit
Shannon DePolo
Shannon DePolo
Class of 1993
Army, 8 Years

Served the 182nd Transportation Company located in Traverse City, MI

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Emily Sutton
Class of '00

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Our Houghton Lake High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Houghton Lake High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Houghton Lake are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!