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 Junction City High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Tigers lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Donald W Reetz
Donald W Reetz Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years
Field Artillery Senior Fire Support NCO
Eric M. Witcher
Eric M. Witcher Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
Drafted in 1972. Served as UN Observer for Mid East War in 1973 and again for the Greek Turkish War in 1974. Commissioned through Infantry Officers Candidate School in 1976 as a Military Police Officer. Deployed to Nicaragua for peace keeping operations during the Sandanista rebellion 1979, also to Panama for the Treaty Transition in 1980, again in 1989 for Operation Just Cause and Desert Shield/Desert Storm in 1990. Retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1993.
GARY WOMACK Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Howard Budweg
Howard Budweg Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Served during Vietnam on several Nuclear Submarines. Commissioned officer 1977 after attending U of O, BS in Chemistry. Served as Naval Engineer at several Naval Shipyards (attended Naval Post Graduate School; received MS Mechanical Engineering). Served at Pentagon during first Gulf War. Retired 1993 as Lt Commander; received Naval Meritorious Service Medal upon separation.
Jay Sorensen
Jay Sorensen Class of 1989
Navy, 4 Years
Communications on board the USS Jouett-CG29. I served in both desert shield and desert storm.
Larry B. Reetz
Larry B. Reetz Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as a master sergeant. Worked in public affairs for most of my career. My first enlistment of in office administration. Assignments in Washington State, Idaho, California, Virginia, Texas, Korea, and England. Short tours in Honduras and the United Arab Emirates (during Desert Storm).
Vernie Liebl
Vernie Liebl Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Intelligence Officer

Classmates Spotlight

Junction City High School Classmates

Kami Ebel
Class of '02

Alumni Stories

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School News

The Alumni Project

To celebrate JCHS 100 years, we are seeking stories from alumni. Our Leadership, English, Journalism, and Media students...
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