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 John A Johnson High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Governors lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Catherine (kay) bauer
Catherine (kay) bauer Class of 1954
Navy, 20+ Years
Navy Nurse Corps 35 years. Retired as 0-6 Vietnam Vet in country
Charles D Wilcox
Charles D Wilcox Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years
USS Constellation (CVA-64), aircraft carrier, OE Division, Electronics Technician, Sep 1966-June 1970, South China Sea
Daniel D. Harris
Daniel D. Harris Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Served in the Marine Corps for 24years live in Riverside County CA.
David D Hansen
David D Hansen Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years
Served aboard Joseph P Kennedy JR DD 850 1965/1968 2 Med cruises Swift Boats in Vietnam 1968/1969 Rivers & Canals.
Donald Benysek
Donald Benysek Class of 1963
Army, 6 Years
Army Airborne Paratrooper & Parachute Rigger
Douglas M Clark
Douglas M Clark Class of 1963
Army, 1 Years
Douglas Mark Clark Panel 41W Line 003 KIA oct 1968
Duane L Anderson
Duane L Anderson Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years
25th Infantry Division in Vietnam 1966-1967 Okinawa 1967-1968
Gina Flowers Veatch
Gina Flowers Veatch Class of 1960
Navy, 10 Years
Glenn D. Gibbons
Glenn D. Gibbons Class of 1961
Army, 4 Years
Army Security Agency, Russian linguist. Posted in Germany
Jennifer (Johnson) Williams
Jennifer (Johnson) Williams Class of 1998
Army, 6 Years
Medic, respitory therapy
Joseph M Engel
Joseph M Engel Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted in the USAF upon graduation - served 4 years regular; enlisted in the USAF Reserves and then the MN ANG and transferred to the TX ANG, retiring as a Master Sergeant.
L. J. (Bud) Swendner
L. J. (Bud) Swendner Class of 1951
Army, 2 Years
Korean War Era-82nd ABN
Loreen (Derauf) Fread
Loreen (Derauf) Fread Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years
Served 72-76
Loreen (Lolly) Derauf Fread
Loreen (Lolly) Derauf Fread Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years
served from 1972 to 1976
Mike Schuberg
Mike Schuberg Class of 1988
National Guard, 8 Years
63S Heavy Vehicle Mechanic
Nancy Plesha Thomas
Nancy Plesha Thomas Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Finance and Accounting Officer, Acquisition Corps, Logistics Officer, in Germany and U.S.
patricia jean lopez
patricia jean lopez Class of 1966
Navy, 3 Years
served as hospital corpman
Paul Blossfield
Paul Blossfield Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Infantry. Wrestling team
Robert E. Anderson
Robert E. Anderson Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted in the Minnesota Air National Guard in 1965 and retired in 1999. Rank of MSgt
Robert Lawrence Boardman
Robert Lawrence Boardman Class of 1937
Air Force, 20+ Years
432 combat hours.

Classmates Spotlight

John A Johnson High School Classmates

Royal Smith
Class of '62

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Deceased Classmates from the Class of 1969

Here is a list of deceased classmates who graduated in 1969 and are shown as members of this site:
Gary Crane
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