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 celaya
al celaya Class of 1955
Air Force, 20+ Years
worked as telephone installer/cableman for six yrs, one year as a supply warehouseman supervisor, 14 years as a teletype/crypto maintenance technician and instructor for 3 years, retired as a Master Sergeant (E7). awared three USAF Commendation Medals, Vietnam service medals, Army and AF good conduct medals, and numerous other awards.
Alfonso Peña
Alfonso Peña Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Joined the US Navy, August 1960 where I obtained my high school GED. After serving 3+ yrs, I enlisted in the US Air Force, Jan 1968 and retired as a Senior Master Sargeant in Feb 1985 after serving 17+ years.
Armando Bernie Perez
Armando Bernie Perez Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Master Chief Petty Officer
Dago Morales
Dago Morales Class of 1987
Army, 8 Years
101st Airborne, 119th Trans. 155 Trans.
Daniel Aguilera
Daniel Aguilera Class of 1973
Navy, 10 Years
Daniel Aguilera
Daniel Aguilera Class of 1973
Navy, 10 Years
Eddie Trujillo
Eddie Trujillo Class of 1977
Navy, 15 Years
U.S.Navy 1 1/2 year in Norfolk Va. 13 1/2 years base in San Diego Ca. four trip over sea total of two years 3 month outside the U.S. enjoy meeting different cultures and believes. Awarded the Metal for Humanitarian aware for assisting with the welfare of people in Foreign countrys. Rescuing people afloat in the waters near Vietnam
Edwardo Sotelo
Edwardo Sotelo Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years
Joined the Navy in 1960 and completed my GED in 1961 otherwise I woul have graduated in 1962.
Enrique (Henry) F. Chavez
Enrique (Henry) F. Chavez Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
United States Navy Submarine Force for 21 years. Retired as a Senior Chief Fire Controlman "Submarine Qualified"
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Fernando Frescas
Fernando Frescas Class of 1981
Army Reserves, 8 Years
Combat Medic and X-Ray Technician with Detachment 1, 44th Evacuation Hospital, 807th Medical Brigade U.S. Army Reserves
Fernando Frescas
Fernando Frescas Class of 1981
Army Reserves, 8 Years
Det 1, 44th Evac Hospital Combat Medic and X-Ray Technician
George Duchene
George Duchene Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
Taiwan, Korea, Guam, Phillipines, Japan, Norton AFB, March AFB,
Henry F. Chavez
Henry F. Chavez Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Served 21 years in the Submarine Force achieving the rank of Senior Chief Fire Controlman. Stationed in Groton, CT., Norfolk, VA., and Kittery, ME.
Ida Ortega Weiner
Ida Ortega Weiner Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
Commisioned among first women in combat arms, -Air Defense Artillery Branch in 1980 and continued to serve in the Military Intelligence Branch; Desert Shield, Desert Storm, United Nations-Former Yugoslavia. Retired combat veteran, receipient of the Bronze Star.
Jaime V. Alvarez, USN, Ret
Jaime V. Alvarez, USN, Ret Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired as a Gunner's Mate First Class Petty Officer. Stationed on 5 US Navy Ships out of Yokosuska, Japan, San Diego, CA, Seattle Washington, NAS New Orleans, LA, NRC Los Angles, CA: NSA Long Becach, CA SIMA Weapons Officer
Jesse Cuellar
Jesse Cuellar Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Expeditionary Airfields Service Chief. 24+ yrs and still going strong
Jesus Roberto "BETO" Vasquez
Jesus Roberto "BETO" Vasquez Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Robert was KIA in Vietnam January 1968 and received the NAVY CROSS, and recently we had the HONOR OF NAMING A PARK IN HIS HONOR in El Paso. The Parks name is SGT. JESUS ROBERTO "BETO" PARK. Please, if you get a chance, stop by and visit. Beto is my brother, my name is Juan Vasquez, class if 1971.
Jose Ochoa
Jose Ochoa Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years
I'm proud to have served my country during difficult times.
Juan F. Vasquez, Sgt. USMC
Juan F. Vasquez, Sgt. USMC Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Four of the best years in my life. Japan, Honk Kong, Taiwan, Taipei, Phillipines, Vietnam (Gulf of Tonkin)

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Grace Pichardo
Class of '80

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