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

Daniel J. Abel
Daniel J. Abel Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Active USAF 8 yeras, Air National Guard 2 yrs, Active Army 2 years, Army National Gurad 2 years, Army Reserve 8 years. Law Enforcement 2 years, Pest Control 3 years, Education and Training, 3 yeras, Medic 4 yeras nurse 10 years, Retired as an E-7
Dick Schulz
Dick Schulz Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years
Viet Nam aerial reconnaissance and command air transport
Dick Schulz
Dick Schulz Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
Army Security - National Security Agency
Duane D. Jones
Duane D. Jones Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
E-5 U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran, both Saigon and Da Nang on the ground in country, TAD NAVSHIPREPFAC Subic Bay RP, Plus shipboard U.S.S. Mount Katmai AE-16
Jim Johnson
Jim Johnson Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Did 4 years in the Marine Corps '74-78. Got my degree and then a commission in the Navy. Served '82-'07.
John Henry Keckhafer
John Henry Keckhafer Class of 1964
Navy, 10 Years
Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class, with training as Surgical Scrub technologist in OB/GYN, General, Plastic, Orthopedics, Thorasic and Vascular Surgery. Spent Sept 1967 thru Sept 1968 in Viet Nam with Surgical Evacuation Bravo. Then trained as Cardiopulmonary Technologist at Naval Hospital San Diego, Ca., there I ran the Heart Catherazation Lab for a year and then the Blood Gas Lab and Open Heart Surgery Monitoring and Post Operative Monitoring of Patients, for 4 years until discharged after 1o years in Navy 1964-1974.
Kent Wildfeuer
Kent Wildfeuer Class of 1979
Army, 19 Years
Served 4 years regular army and 15 years in the army reserves.
Kent Wildfeuer
Kent Wildfeuer Class of 1979
Army, 19 Years
I was in the military from 1979 - 1983 in the Army and then slipp into the reserves and was there til 1999. I was a Chaplain Asst, Administrator, Drill Sgt from 83 - 87. Finishing my career as the S-2 NCOIC, Retired as a disabled vet as an E-6
Matt Rabe
Matt Rabe Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Served in Desert Shield, Desert Storm
Michael T. Newell
Michael T. Newell Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years
Enlisted in the Army after high school graduation as a medic and lab tech. Basic at FT Leonard Wood and AIT at FT Sam Houston. Then it was on to Mons, Belgium and SHAPE HQ to work at the 196th Station Hospital and was then reassigned to the 6th General Dispensary in Brunssum, The Netherlands at a NATO base called AFCENT. Finished my 3 yr hitched and returned the US to REFRAD from the active Army at FT DIx over the 4th of July weekend 1976. Because it was the 4th of July weekend the Out Processing Center had shut down for the weekend. So a bunch of us took off for New York and the big 200 year Anniversary Celebration in New York. That was the best 4th of July ever! Anyway, I am still in the Army Reseverves and will retire after 40 plus years of services in all branches of the Total Army. I have been a PVT to SSG (E1 to E6) and 2LT to COL (O1 to O6). Have been to 40 plus countries on 7 different continents. My favorite ribbons and awards - my Army Good Conduct Medal (I did not get caught medal) and my Antartic Service Medal (freezen the reason). It has been a great ride and I could not have met a better group of military buddies along the way.
Michelle Gappa (Broadwater)
Michelle Gappa (Broadwater) Class of 1989
Navy, 8 Years
Intelligence Specialist with JICPAC 0178
Paul Bowers
Paul Bowers Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years
paper-pusher/journalist (propagandist)
Rebecca Keller
Rebecca Keller Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
Still on active duty with the Air Force after 23 years. Travel has spanned 30+ countries ... and counting.
rick bowron
rick bowron Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years
member 101st airborne;basic training fort campbell ky
Robert W Franks Jr
Robert W Franks Jr Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Vietnam 1967-68

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