Hudson's Bay High School Alumni

Vancouver, Washington (WA)

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

Chrystal J Jones (Poe-Wolter)
Chrystal J Jones (Poe-Wolter)
Class of 1987
Air Force, 4 Years

Served during Operation Desert Storm at Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, D.C. and Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland
Dale Wallace Bainter
Dale Wallace Bainter
Class of 1960
Navy, 9 Years

Served 1949-1951 Washington National Guard 41st Div.Vancouver,Wa.,1951-1955 US Navy in Korea aboard the USS Collett DD730,1958-1961 in Oregon Air National Guard Portland,Oregon 123rd Fighter Interceptor Squadron.
David J Smith
David J Smith
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as a Medic.
Traveled World Wide while on active.duty Two years Vietnam War 1968 & 1972.. Retired from active duty 1980. Worked 20 years in finance and banking.
Fully retired 2001.
Ilive in Keller, Texas with my wife Joanne.
David J. Smith
David J. Smith
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired USAF (Medic) Two Tours Vietnam, WORLD Wide Duty Stations, Retired from active duty Macdill AFB, Tampa, FL
Donavon N Prom
Donavon N Prom
Class of 1962
Army, 19 Years

Medical Discharge with the rank of SFC E7. Highest award was the Bronze Star (Vietnam)
Donavon N. Prom
Donavon N. Prom
Class of 1962
Army, 19 Years

Worked in every aspect of Electronics, (Radar - Surveillance - Ground Control Approach - Side Looking - Counter Motor- Avionics, Surveillance Cameras, Radiac Equip., Test Equip., Computers, Computer Programming, Electronics Logistics and Army Recruiting.) I have been stationed in New Jersey, Texas, New Mexico, Washington, North Carolina, Indiana, Oklahoma, Viet Nam 1 tour, Korea 5 yrs, and Germany 2 tours. After the Military I went on to work with the Department of Defense. My Highest Military award was the Bronze Star.
Donavon Neal Prom
Donavon Neal Prom
Class of 1962
Army, 19 Years

1 tour in Viet Nam
5 years in Korea
2 tours to Germany
Highest Rank was Sergeant First Class
Highest award was the Bronze Star in Viet Nam
Medically discharged in 1982 for ankle injury
Larry W Watson Jr
Larry W Watson Jr
Class of 1979
National Guard, 20+ Years

30 years Retired SGT
Lee R. Chumbley
Lee R. Chumbley
Class of 1965
Army, 7 Years

I turned 18 on June 8th, graduated on June 10th, was in Ft Ord, CA June 14th for Army Basic. Went to Airborne School at Ft Benning, GA, went to Viet Nam with the 1st Air Cav from Nov 65 to May 67. Rotated to Ft Bragg, NC, with the 82nd Airborne Division. Got out Dec 71, moved back to Vancouver for a few years, Wenatchee for 8 years, then to the Seattle area, where I still live now.
Norman Crockett
Norman Crockett
Class of 1963
Army, 8 Years

Served 1963 -1971. Worked as a Cryptographic security communications technician. I have been stationed in New Jersey, California, Washington, Colorado, Kentucky, Thailand (3 years) and Viet Nam (1 tour), Discharged as SSG E-6 to pursue higher educations. After the Military I went on to work with the Department of Defense for nine years while working on my college degrees.
Norman Crockett
Norman Crockett
Class of 1963
Army, 8 Years

Served 1963 -1971. Worked as a Cryptographic security communications technician. I have been stationed in New Jersey, California, Washington, Colorado, Thailand (3 years) and Viet Nam (1 tour), Korea 5 yrs, and Germany 2 tours. After the Military I went on to work with the Department of Defense. Discharged as SSG E-6 to pursue higher education.
Paul "Skip" Buckee Jepson
Paul "Skip" Buckee Jepson
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Air Traffic Control
paul "Skip" Buckee Jepson
paul "Skip" Buckee Jepson
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

1969-1972 Germany Air Traffic Controller
Paul Buckee Jepson
Paul Buckee Jepson
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Air Traffic Controller
Rebecca Sutay
Rebecca Sutay
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as a United States Air Force Registered Dietitian from 1975 through 1995. Stationed at Andrews AFB, MD 3 separate assignments, Vandenberg ABF, CA, and the USAF Academy, CO. Worked in military hospitals as a clinical dietitian, food service administrator, community dietitian, dietetic internship director and clinical instructor. Retired at the rank of Lt Col.
Roger Hogman / Carlson
Roger Hogman / Carlson
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Ground support @ Mc Cord AFB
Tacoma Washington
Wes Simmons
Wes Simmons
Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years

28 yrs active duty. Included 1 tour in Vietnam in '69, 2 tours in Korea in '66 and '71. Alaska 1981 thru 1991.

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Sandra Bales
Class of '88

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Our Hudson's Bay 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 Hudson's Bay High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Vancouver are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!