Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
DAVID G. GILBERT Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years Viet Nam veteran
Michael J. Elder Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years 1 1/2 months after graduation I joined the US Army Reserves Military Police, with various other MOSs. 1978 joined US Army National Guard 19th Special Forces Group Airborne (SFGA). Gained other MOSs the primary being light and heavy Weapons. Injured on parachute jump when serving as acting Team Sgt on A136, my rank was SFC, and removed permanently from jump status. Enlisted into the US Army Active Duty 1985. Went from SFC to PV2 and back through basic training a second time. Trained as NBC Specialist, (Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Specialist). Assigned to 25th Chemical Company, 4th ID at Fort Carson, CO. Transferred to 8th ID, Bad Kreuzach, Germany. 31st Chemical Company, Decontamination SGT, Arms Room NCOIC, Training NCO, and assisted Division Chemical. 1992 transferred to 20th Combat Engineers as A Company's NBC NCO, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. December 1997 received medical separation from the Army, after serving the last year as the Battalion Commander's Legal Clerk. Returned home to Utah and was given a 90% VA disability. In July 2012 that was upgraded to a 100% non-employable disability. So I'm effectively medically retired.
Reynold B. Frank Class of 1968
Army, 16 Years Disabled VietNam Vet
Roger Vance Mortimer Class of 1994
Marine Corps, 4 Years Special Operations, Field Operative, Communications Expert, Sharpshooter, Team Leader, Marine Expeditionary Unit Service, Emergency Tactical Response.
William (Bill) Miller Class of 1969
Army, 6 Years Stations of Assignment • Basic Training….. Fort Ord California (June 27, 1969) • MOS Training….. Fitzsimons Army Medical Center Hospital Denver Colorado (1969-1970) • First Assignment….. Fort Lee Virginia Kenner Army Hospital (1970) • Second Assignment….. 24th Evacuation Hospital in Long Binh, South Vietnam (July 1970-July 1971) • MOS Advanced Training….. Fitzsimons Army Medical Center Hospital Denver Colorado (1971) • Third Assignment….. Fort Polk Louisiana… Army Hospital (1971-1972) • Fourth Assignment….. Camp Kue Army Hospital – Okinawa Japan (1972-1973) • Fifth Assignment….. US Army Fort Lewis/ Medical Maintenance Detachment (1973-1975) • Sixth Assignment….. Mission…Operation New Life/Guam Territory of the USA (April 1975-June 1975) • ETS (Expiration Terms of Service) ….. US Army Fort Lewis 62 Medical Group (June 27, 1975)
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