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

bobbie l bean
bobbie l bean Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years
was a medic in air force
bobbie l bean
bobbie l bean Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years
was a medic in air force
Dan cynova
Dan cynova Class of 1981
Air Force, 6 Years
Security Police
Eric Morris
Eric Morris Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
RMC(SW), USN(ret) Feb 81 - Feb 01
Eric Morris
Eric Morris Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Served this great nation for 20+ years. It was and still is my great honor to have done so.
Everette G McDaniel SFC (Ret)
Everette G McDaniel SFC (Ret) Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years
Enlisted with the US Navy after graduation. (June 76) 1976-1980 USS GUAM LPH 9. 1980-1982: Managed the Officers Club and CPO clubs at NAVCAMSEASTPAC. 1982-1983: Butcher shop at Pearl Harbor Commissary 1983-1984: USS Harold E. Holt FF-1074 Attained the rank of PO 2nd Class After completing 8 years I decided to get out and open my own restaurant in 84. That fell through so I tried to re-enlist back into the Navy. The US Navy wasn’t excepting prior enlisted personnel, so I Joined the US Army in Sep 86. (Rank of E-2 due to my break in service and branch) 1986-1987: USAG Unit, Fort Huachuca AZ. 1987-1990: 1st Armored Division 1990-1991: 1st Infantry Division Fort Riley/Dessert Storm 1991-1995 Special assignment to the Office of Secretary of Defense. Dick Cheney/Les Aspin (Promoted to SFC) 1995-1998 86th Signal Bat. 11th Sig BDE Retired in 1998 with 20+ years. Rank of E-7 (SFC)
jacqueline Albert (Johnson)
jacqueline Albert (Johnson) Class of 1987
Army, 19 Years
Joined the U.S. Army in 1988 about a year after graduation. I've been stationed in Italy, Fort Sill , Ok, Korea, Fort Hood, Tx, Germany, Fort Polk, La. I've been deployed to Kosavo and most recently I returned from a 15 month deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. The Army has been really good to me and while serving I've earned my Associates degree in Business and my Bachelors Degree in Hospitality and Tourism. Thank you everyone for keeping all of us in your prayers.
James Schippert
James Schippert Class of 1972
Navy, 7 Years
3 yrs. on the U.S.S. O'Callahan DE1051, the first 7 months in Vietnam. 2 yrs at the Sub Support Facility in Groton CT., 2 yrs. on the U.S.S. Pharris FF-1094.
Jeff Skinner
Jeff Skinner Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years
Joined the Army in 1983 as a Military Policeman. During my enlistment I held the following assignments: 1983-1985 Military Police Customs Inspector, 1985-1987 Military Police Customs Investigator, 1987-1990 Military Police Investigator, 1990-1991 Military Police Squad Leader/Patrol Supervisor, 1991-1992 Military Police Sub-Station Commander, 1992-1994 Military Police Squad Leader/Patrol Supervisor/Platoon Sergeant, 1994-1997 Army Recruiter, 1997-1999 Military Police Desk Sergeant, 1999-2003 Army Recruiting Station Commander, 2003-Present Retired.
Jesse DuBois
Jesse DuBois Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 4 Years
I've done one tour in Iraq, and one tour in Afghanistan
Jesse DuBois
Jesse DuBois Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 2 Years
As of right now i've only done 2 years in the corps and im going on my first overseas deployment in feb. 2009
John A. Rawlings
John A. Rawlings Class of 1965
Army, 8 Years
I left the army as a captain. I was an advisor to a Vietnamese Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam. I also spent two tours in Germany.
Kevin Picklesimer
Kevin Picklesimer Class of 1980
Army, 12 Years
Served from Graduation to ending my active enlistment in 1991. Did my first nine years with the Pershing Missile system. The rest as a Field Artillery Forward Observer. Part of Desert Shield and Desert Storm with the 1st Infantry Division.
Manuela Burton
Manuela Burton Class of 1995
Navy, 8 Years
Went into the Navy right out of High School. She is now out of the service and back in Junction City.
Maria G. Jones
Maria G. Jones Class of 1977
Air Force, 13 Years
Life Support Spec F-15 and F-16. Squadrons 426, 461
Maria Jones
Maria Jones Class of 1977
Air Force, 12 Years
Served over 12 years. With tours Stateside and in Asia. Gulf War and Desert Storm veteran. Proud to have served my country!!
Patty Dushane
Patty Dushane Class of 1986
Navy, 2 Years
Served 2 1/2 years before getting a medical discharge.
Phillip Salgado
Phillip Salgado Class of 1983
Army, 6 Years
10th Special Forces Group(A) Fort Devens MA
Phillip Salgado
Phillip Salgado Class of 1983
Army, 6 Years
10th Special Forces Group(Airborne)
Randy L. Jones
Randy L. Jones Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Served in the United States Army to see the world, wanted see the Alps, so my first duty station was, FT. Riley.

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Kevin Hettinger
Class of '83

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