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
Charles M, Wetterer Class of 1943
Army, 20+ Years Trained as an Army Air corps aviator, comissioned a 2nd lieutenannt. Served as a bombardier on a B-29 until World War2 ended. Joined the reserve and transferred to the U.S. Air Force Reserve in 1947. Retired as a Lt.Colonel in 1971.
Charles wherever Class of 1943
Army, 20+ Years not certain. maybe army air corp
Charles whetterer Class of 1943
Army Reserves, 20+ Years not sure. maybe a emu air Corp.
David Bekofsky Class of 1968
Navy Reserves, 5 Years Two years of active duty on the USS Steinaker a WWII destroyer. First US war ship in Black Sea in over 20 years. Six month Cruise to Med and trip to Gitmo.
John Adiutori Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years Military Police- 110th Military Police Platoon Stuttgart, Germany 3 years
Jose L. Garcia II Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years Just retired as a 1SG after doing multiple combat depolyments.
Rajendra Kooma Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years Retired SFC. Served as a Combat Medic. As a nurse served as a Flight Nurse, Nursing Instructor.
Rob Marsh Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years Went to Basic 7 days after graduating, and am still in. Korea, Panama, Bosnia, Germany, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Qater, Iraq.......off to Afghanistan next....
Rudy Heyse Class of 1948
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Served as enlisted and officer. I bet I might be the oldest Alum. Have lived in TEXAS for the last 40+ years.
valentine stauder Class of 1953
Navy, 8 Years 2 years active duty on the USSSarda (ss488) before that 2 years active reserve and then after duty 4 years inactive reserve
walter j. Bohdan Class of 1942
Coast Guard, 3 Years Petty officer 1st class. Transportation specialist, 3rd naval district
William Sepulveda Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years Bill Joined the USAF in 1984 and has been stationed throughout the world. He works with computer networks and communications security. He's traveled to 23 countries to include time in Afghanistan.
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New Book by Barbara Tahan Res 1967